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Fraas, Mitch. "Surprise Sketches" Unique at Penn (Posted 28 June 2012):


Contextual essay about a copy of Francis Grund, Die Aristokratie in Amerika, aus dem Tagebuch eines deutschen Edlemanns (Stuttgart: Cotta, 1839) held by the Penn Libraries which features hand-drawings in the place of engravings of several key figures.


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Date Posted: 24 February 2014


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