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Pamela: or, Virtue Rewarded. In a Series of Familiar Letters

London: J. Osborn and John Rivington, 1742


Acquired in 1924 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent


Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 891; William M. Sale, Samuel Richardson--A Bibliographic Record (New Haven: 1936), nos. 10 & 17.

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 29 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books