Bliss Perry - Life and Letters of Henry Lee Higginson, 1921

Bliss Perry (Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1860 - 1954, Exeter, New Hampshire)

Life and Letters of Henry Lee Higginson, Volume II, 1921

Printed ink on paper with photogravure prints, 24.8 x 17.3 x 3.8 cm (9 3/4 x 6 13/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

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Object details

Accession number

10.c.1.18

Creators

  • Bliss Perry (Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1860 - 1954, Exeter, New Hampshire) - author
  • Henry Lee Higginson (New York, 1834 - 1919, Boston) - author
  • Atlantic Monthly Press (active Boston, 1917-1993) - publisher
  • John Singer Sargent (Florence, 1856 - 1925, London) - illustrator
  • George C. Cox (1851 - 1902) - illustrator
  • Henry Lee Higginson (New York, 1834 - 1919, Boston) - subject

Language

English

Publication Place

Boston

Binding Description

quarter bound in beige cloth; green paper; stamped medallion decoration; gilt top edge

Description

2 v. front., ports. 24 cm. (HathiTrust rec. #007694388)

Provenance

Probably a gift from Ida Higginson (1837-1935) to Isabella Stewart Gardner on 20 September 1921.

Marks

Illustrated with photogravure prints taken from photographs by George Collins Cox (1851-1903), William Notman (1826-1891), and a crayon portrait by John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) 


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Commentary

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