Marco Paul's Voyages & Travels: Erie Canal

Jacob Abbott
Date: 1852
Author: Jacob Abbott
Engraver: Original wood engravings by W. Roberts; title page engraved by Lossing & Barritt after C.E. Dopler
Publisher / Location: Harper & Bros. | New York
Medium: Stereotype printed paper
Size: 16mo
Binding: Original publishers red cloth, stamped title on spine
Credit: Albany Institute of History & Art Library
Catalogue Number: SpC 917.47 ABB MAR 1852
Several engravings illustrate the text. Jacob Abbott wrote the book as part of a series of juvenile literature. This publication educated children about the Erie Canal, the method of travel, and life aboard a canal boat.