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The Story of the Fountain

Author:
William Cullen Bryant (American, 1794–1878)
Illustrator:
Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
Illustrator:
John Augustus Hows (American, New York 1832–1874 New York)
Illustrator:
Harry Fenn (American (born England), Surrey 1845–1911 Montclair, New Jersey)
Illustrator:
Fredericks (American, 19th century)
Engraver:
John Karst (American (born Germany), Bingen 1836–1922 De Bruce, New York)
Engraver:
John J. Harley (American, died 1923)
Engraver:
William James Linton (British, London 1812–1897 New Haven, Connecticut)
Engraver:
Henry Linton (British, London 1815–1899)
Publisher:
D. Appleton & Co. (New York, NY)
Published in:
New York
Date:
1872
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
9 1/16 x 6 11/16 in. (23 x 17 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.72.1
Not on view
Inscription: In ink inside front cover "Mary Susan Metcalf"
Vendor: Plaza Book Auctions
Mather XIII
Theodore Bolton American Book Illustrators. New York, 1938, p. 80.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvard College Library The Artist & the Book, 1860-1960, in Western Europe and the United States Ex. cat. Boston, 1961, cat. no. 133, pp. 92-93.



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