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Wordsworth’s birth place, Cockermouth

Wordsworth’s birth place, Cockermouth

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Title:
Wordsworth’s birth place, Cockermouth
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a charming painting under the gilt on the fore-edge of each volume depicting scene’s in Wordsworth’s life. Vol. I. Wordsworth’s birth place, Cockermouth.
Date:
(c) 1832
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Houses
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850
Places:
EnglandCumbria (county)Cockermouth
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1832.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The poetical works of William Wordsworth, vol. 1
Additional information: Depicts Wordsworth's house in Cockermouth, England.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000037A
Call #:
PR5850 .E32 1832x
Barcode:
39999063111148