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The Spring of Knowledge, or The Alphabet Illustrated

Baltimore: Wm. Raine [1840-1842?]

Provenance

Illegible ownership inscriptions front wrapper; Frank C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble

The Alphabet Illustrated

1840–42?

Place of Publication

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 11 x 0.3 cm (7 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

APP.1973.200

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with hand-colored wood engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books