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Comfort Found in Good Old Books

San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1913

Inscription

Graphite on front flyleaf: "A friend to a friend from a friend Oct. 21st 1914."

Provenance

1922, acquired by William A. Sargent (b. 1858 - d. 1936); 1937, bequest of William A. Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date: November 17, 1937)

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1913

Place of Publication

San Francisco, California, USA

Accession Number

37.1998

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photogravures

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books