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An island garden, 1894

Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894

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Title: An island garden

Date: 1894

Physical Details: Book : 126 p. : ill. ; 24 x 18 cm.

Description: White cloth bound volume with embossed gilded decorative cover and spine, 126 pages. Volume has frontispiece and 22 chromolithograph illustrations of flowers and landscapes by Childe Hassam. Published by Houghton Mifflin & Co. in 1894. Book includes Thaxter's description of her garden on Appledore Island in Isles of Shoals, Maine. A small plant has been pressed between pp. 72 and 73.

Only selected pages have been scanned.

Creator: Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894

Forms part of: Irving F. Burton papers, 1816-1967

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation Information: Celia Thaxter and Childe Hassam. An island garden, 1894. Irving F. Burton papers, 1816-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13733