System Number: 02170
Date: 1 August 1888
Author: Houghton, Mifflin and Co.
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler H267
Document Type: PD/Ms
H. O. HOUGHTON.
GEO. H. MIFFLIN.
JAMES D. HURD.
Aug. 1 1888
J. A. McN Whistler Esq.
DR. IN ACCOUNT WITH HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & CO. CR.
|May 11||Copyright||50||Copyrt on|
|Draft to balance||22||67||309||Ten O'Clock||.07½||23||17|
|Published May 26, 1888||BOUND
||to July 1||510|
|ON HAND,||July 1||132|
|GIVEN AWAY TO EDITORS, ETC.,||69|
|GIVEN AWAY TO EDITORS, ETC.,|
1. Houghton, Mifflin and Co.
The first American edition of JW's aesthetic manifesto, the 'Ten O'Clock Lecture', was published by publishing firm of Houghton Mifflin and Co. on 26 May 1888. See Whistler, James McNeill, Mr. Whistler's 'Ten O'Clock.', Boston and New York, 1888 (Getscher, Robert H., and Paul G. Marks, James McNeill Whistler and John Singer Sargent. Two Annotated Bibliographies, New York and London, 1986, A. 10).