Information from accompanying cards: With a fine watercolor painting of American interest on the fore-edge of each volume, as follows: A view of Philadelphia showing the Delaware with boats in the foreground and buildings in the distance.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Cities & towns
- 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: 1838.
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Speeches of Henry Lord Brougham, upon questions relating to public rights, duties, and interests : with historical introductions, and a critical dissertation upon the eloquence of the ancients, vol. 1
Additional information: Philadelphia cityscape attributed to the "Dover" painter (1928-1933).
- Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
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