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Names
Moran, Thomas (1837-1926) (Artist)
Collection

Picturesque America, or, The land we live in . . .

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: c1872-c1874
Place Term: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton and Co.
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: ILD+ (Bryant, W. C. Picturesque America)
Topics
Green River (Wyo.)
Cliffs -- 1870-1879
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Content : Each part in the original illustrated pale blue paper covers, as issued semi-monthly, 1872-1874. Title page for v. 1 in pt. 1; t.p. for v. 2, contents and list of engravings on steel for v. 1-2 in pt. 48. Advertisement for Appleton's illustrated American cyclopedia on p. [4] of covers, pts. 37-48.

Citation/reference : BAL 1732

Content : Each vol. has added engraved t.p.

Content : Illustrations: 49 prints : steel etching, steel engraving ; full-page. Engraved by Robert Hinshelwood, S.V. Hunt and others, after A.C. Warren, Harry Fenn, Granville Perkins and others. -- Numerous wood engravings of views throughout, full-page or smaller.

Content : Instructions "To the binder" on p. [2] of covers of pts. 41, 45 and 47-48.

Content : Preface by Bryant, who credits Oliver B. Bunce with main work of editorship (v. 1, p. iv); text by Bunce and others. Cf. BAL, which quotes a letter from Bryant: "I edited the work, it is true." Cf. also Fifty years among authors, books and publishers / J.C. Derby. 1884. p. 158.

Content : Vol. 1: viii, 568 p., [25] leaves of plates; v. 2: vi, 576 p., [24] leaves of plates.

Citation/reference : Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1958 ed.), 737

Statement of Responsibility: William Cullen Bryant, ed.

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Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPGR727582-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13990474
UUID: 2ffccd70-c609-012f-7c77-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Issued
  • 1837: Creator Born
  • 1926: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Cliffs of Green River." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. c1872-c1874. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d0f5b07-805a-8b8e-e040-e00a18066b1a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Cliffs of Green River." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d0f5b07-805a-8b8e-e040-e00a18066b1a

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (c1872-c1874). Cliffs of Green River. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d0f5b07-805a-8b8e-e040-e00a18066b1a

Wikipedia Citation

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Cliffs of Green River.