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The Gentle Shepherd, A Pastoral Comedy

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Glasgow: A. Foulis, for D. Allan, Edinburgh, and J. Murray and C. Elliot, London, 1788


Burgie, 1813 (inscription on title, with shelf mark K-5-3); Wynne R. Jeudwine; Marlborough Rare Books, London, 1985; Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow


Place of Publication

Glasgow, Scotland


29.5 x 24 x 3 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 aquatints and 17 etched music sheets


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Illustrated books