Carte-de-visite photograph.


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Carte-de-visite photograph. A head-and-shoulders image of Habberton in a striped suit and tie, gazing directly at the viewer. Decorative blue and purple imprint of Rockwood, Photographer, 17 Union Square West, New York, on the verso, and with their printed identification in small type beneath the image. Corners rounded. Mount uniformly browned, some minor soiling and oxidization, else very good.

John Habberton (1842-1921); American author. Habberton spent nearly twenty years as the literary and drama critic for the New York Herald, but he is best known for his immensely popular Helen's Babies, first published anonymously in 1876. He wrote under various pseudonyms. (Item ID: 16894)

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