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Letters of Lydia Maria Child

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 -- Correspondence,
    • Antislavery movements -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Collected and arranged by Harriet Winslow Sewall. cf. Sewall"s poems, 1889, p. xxxi.

      Statementwith a biographical introduction by John G. Whittier and an appendix by Wendell Phillips.
      ContributionsWhittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892., Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884., Sewall, Harriet Winslow, 1819-1889.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1293.Z5 .A4 1883
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., [v]-xxv, 280 p.
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6639417M
      LC Control Number21021177
      OCLC/WorldCa276029


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Letters from New York by Lydia Maria Francis Child; 27 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Social life and customs, Description and travel, Correspondence, American Authors, Abolitionists, Accessible book, Biography; Places: New York (N.Y.), United States; People: Lydia Maria Francis Child (); Times: 19th century.