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The Rise and Progress of the Serpent from the Garden of Eden, to the Present Day: with a Disclosure of Shakerism

Concord [NH]: for the author, 1847

Provenance

Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, MA (bookplate); Maxim Karolik (1893-1963), by whom given to the MFA, April 11, 1957, for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings and Prints, 1800-1875.

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

1847

Place of Publication

Concord, New Hampshire, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

J. P. MacLean, Bibliography of Shaker Literature, no. 18

Accession Number

57.223

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving [lacking]

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books