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Shakespeare’s birthplace

Shakespeare’s birthplace

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Title:
Shakespeare’s birthplace
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: Under the gilt of the fore-edges of each volume is an attractive painting done in great detail. That on volume I is of Shakespeare’s birthplace.
Date:
(c) 1833
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Birthplaces
Houses
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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: 1833.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Characteristics of women, moral, poetical, and historical : with fifty vignette etchings / by Mrs. Jameson, vol. 1
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000190A
Call #:
PR2991 .J3 1833x
Barcode:
39999063117533