Mount Auburn Illustrated. In Highly Finished Line Engravings, from Drawings Taken on the Spot, by James Smillie. With Descriptive Notices by Cornelia W. Walter.

By: Smillie, James; Walter, Cornelia W.

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First edition. Boards soiled, titles & front board's gilded vignette faded, some loss from spine head, moderately foxed. 1847 Hard Cover. 119 pp. 4to. Blind-stamped cloth. Frontispiece map of Mount Auburn Cemetery with small vignette, engraved title page with alternate title: Mount Auburn, Illustrated in a Series of Views from Drawings by James Smillie, Letter Press Description by Cornelia W. Walter. Engraved plates throughout, including: Pilgrim Path; Naval Monument (Central Avenue); Chapel; Tomb to Spurzheim; Lowell Monument; Central Square; Harvard Hill; Appleton Monument; Monument to Channing; Forest Pond; Consecration Dell; Bowditch Monument; View from Mount Auburn; Oxnard's Monument; Gossler's Monument; Loring's Monument; Patterns of Railings (3 plates).

Title: Mount Auburn Illustrated. In Highly Finished Line Engravings, from Drawings Taken on the Spot, by James Smillie. With Descriptive Notices by Cornelia W. Walter.

Author: Smillie, James; Walter, Cornelia W.

Categories: Architecture, Americana, America, Early Imprints,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: R. [Robert] Martin: 1847

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2093222

Keywords: AMERICANA BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS CEMETERY CEMETERIES MOUNT AUBURN,