Longfellow poem illustration, ca. 1880

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Longfellow poem illustration, ca. 1880

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Myles Birket Foster illustrated The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with numerous illustrations (Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Co.; James R. Osgood and Company, 1880).

This appears in the front of the book and is intended to illustrate the Longfellow poem "The Hanging of the Crane."

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About This Item

  • Title: Longfellow poem illustration, ca. 1880
  • Creator: Foster, Myles Birket
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Private collection
  • Collection: Private collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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(207) 774-1822 x230

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