August Edouart, A Quaker Album: American and English Duplicate Silhouettes 1827-1845

By: Laughon, Helen and Ned

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dust jacket with rubbing to tips.

This book reproduces the silhouettes contained in the original album in the collection of the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College, which has the distinction of being the only American duplicate album still intact. There are 782 named cuttings missing from the pages; 139 Britons, 609 Americans, and 35 early Quaker luminaries are profiled. Also contains two essays: American Quaker in Profile by Eleanor Price Mather and The Significance of Styles of Dress within the Religious Society of Friends by Joan Kendall.

Title: August Edouart, A Quaker Album: American and English Duplicate Silhouettes 1827-1845

Author Name: Laughon, Helen and Ned

Categories: Artists,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Richmond, Virginia, Cheswick Press: 1987

ISBN Number: 0961668601

ISBN Number 13: 9780961668600

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 12165

Keywords: Silhouettes