Island of Burra, Orkney
- Island of Burra, Orkney
Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt of the fore-edge is a painting of the Island of Burra, Orkney, the birthplace of Mary Brunton.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Brunton, Mary, 1778-1818
ScotlandOrkney (county)Burray (island)
- 1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
- Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1820.
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Emmeline. : With some other pieces. / By Mary Brunton ... To which is prefixed a memoir of her life [by Alexander Brunton] including some extracts from her correspondence
- Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
- Call #:
RARE BKS PR4250 .B73E45 1820x