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Title
Notes taken while preparing Knickerbocker : manuscript, 1807-1809
Name/Creator
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3203297 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
English
Description
1 v. (71 leaves) ; 16 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Commonplace books-United States-19th century.

print
Subject
Inskeep and Bradford. ;  Printing -- New York (State) ;  Irving, Washington , 1783-1859 ;  Printing -- Costs ;  New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

Commonplace books

19 century

Note
Chiefly a commonplace book of excerpts and notes for Irving's A history of New-York...by Diedrich Knickerbocker. On f. 66r, there is an account of the cost of printing and approximate profit for the first edition (New York: Inskeep & Bradford, 1809).

Autograph manuscript, unsigned; probably written in New York.

Bound in tan sheepskin.

MS Am 1623. Houghton Library, Harvard University.