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Milton’s cottage at Chalfont St.

Milton’s cottage at Chalfont St.

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Title:
Milton’s cottage at Chalfont St.
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: A particularly fine painting of Milton’s cottage at Chalfont St. Giles appears on the fore-edge of the volume.
Date:
(c) 1818
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Dwellings
City & town life
Milton Cottage Trust (Chalfont St. Giles, England)
Milton, John, 1608-1674
Places:
EnglandBuckinghamshire (county)Chalfont Saint Giles
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1818.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The poetical works of John Milton : to which is prefixed the life of the author
Additional information: Depicts Milton's Cottage in Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire, England.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000050A
Call #:
RARE BKS PR3551 .S54 1818x
Barcode:
39999063111270