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Title
I saw him once before as he passed by the Door. Major Thomas Melville.
Names
Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894) (Author)
Edwards, George Wharton (1859-1950) (Illustrator)
Smith, Francis Hopkinson (1838-1915) (Illustrator)
Collection

last leaf : poem

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1886
Place Term: Cambridge
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin & Co.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEM+ (Edwards) (Holmes, O. W. Last leaf)
Genres
Offset photomechanical prints
Notes
Content : Inscribed by Henry Oscar Houghton.

Content : Trade edition. BAL 8992.

Content : Bound in gray cloth, stamped in gold and blue; white clothshelfback, stamped in gold; top edges gilt.

Statement of Responsibility: By Oliver Wendell Holmes ; illustrated by George Wharton Edwards & F. Hopkinson Smith.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14011786
UUID: 48cb9580-c608-012f-873c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1809: Creator Born
  • 1886: Issued
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "I saw him once before as he passed by the Door. Major Thomas Melville." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1886. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c8ad3f7-9b52-9be8-e040-e00a1806465a

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "I saw him once before as he passed by the Door. Major Thomas Melville." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c8ad3f7-9b52-9be8-e040-e00a1806465a

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1886). I saw him once before as he passed by the Door. Major Thomas Melville. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c8ad3f7-9b52-9be8-e040-e00a1806465a

Wikipedia Citation

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I saw him once before as he passed by the Door. Major Thomas Melville.