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The Home book of the picturesque, or, American scenery, art, and literature

Author: Washington Irving
Publisher: New York Putnam 1852.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Home book of the picturesque, or, American scenery, art, and literature.
New York Putnam 1852
(OCoLC)656751382
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving
OCLC Number: 14059775
Notes: Added t.p., engr., included in list of plates.
Published in 1868, with some changes and additions, under title: A landscape book.
Description: 188 pages frontispiece, illustrations 30 cm
Contents: Scenery and mind. By E.L. Magoon.--View near Rondout.--American and European scenery compared. By J.F. Cooper.--The Catskill Mountains. By W. Irving.--A dissolving view. By Miss Cooper.--The scenery of Pennsylvania. By B. Taylor.--The Highland Terrace, above West Point. By N.P. Willis.--Wa-wa-yan-dah Lake, New Jersey.--Over the mountains. By H.T. Tuckerman.--West Rock, New Haven. By M.E. Field.--The Erie railroad. By B. Taylor.--The Church of the Holy Innocents, West Point.--The Valley of the Housatonic. By W.C. Bryant.--The Adirondack Mountains. By A.B. Street.--Schroon Lake.--Art in the United States. By G.W. Bethune.
Other Titles: American scenery, art, and literature.
Responsibility: Comprising a series of essays by Washington Irving, W.C. Bryant, Fenimore Cooper ... etc., with thirteen engravings on steel, from pictures by eminent artists.

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