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Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807–1882

Poems / by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; illustrated with upwards of one hundred engravings on wood, from designs by Jane E. Benham, Birket Foster, etc.

Additional Title(s):

Poems. Selections

London : David Bogue, 86, Fleet Street, MDCCCLII [1852]
Physical Description:
[6], x, [2], 332 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PS2250 .E52
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David and Judith Ross
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With a preliminary half-title leaf.
Frontispiece portrait of Longfellow engraved on steel by William Henry Mote.
Wood engravings by Henry Vitzetelly, after Myles Birket Foster, John Gilbert, Jane Benham Hay, and Edward Henry Wehnert.
Printed by Henry Vizetelly, Gouge Square, Fleet Street, London.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in half leather and marbled boards, with gilt edges; floral printed silk end-papers.
Subject Terms:
David Bogue -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1852.
Ross, David and Judith -- Provenance.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1852.
Vizetelly, David -- Printer.
Mote, William Henry, engraver.
Vizetelly, Henry, 1820-1894, engraver.
Foster, Myles Birket, 1825-1899, ill.
Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897, ill.
Hay, Jane Benham, ill.
Wehnert, Edward Henry, 1813-1868, ill.

  • Evangeline
  • Voices of the night
  • The seaside and the fireside
  • Poems on slavery
  • Ballads, songs, and sonnets
  • Earlier poems
  • Miscellaneous poems
  • Notes.

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