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Paul and Virginia

Philadelphia: Hogan & Thompson, 1849


Inscribed pen and brown ink front flyleaf "[...] Harris / from / her Friend and Admirer Fred [Ph...?] / 3d. March / 1852"; J. Gillian Bookseller London, C. W. [old label]; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen


Place of Publication

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two color lithographs and fifteen tinted wood engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books