1868 First Edition Eminent Women of The Age
This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-08-20)
Price : US $14.95
This antique book 'Eminent Women of The Age' Most Prominrny women of the Present Generation (1868) was published in 1868 by S. M. Betts & Co.- Hartford, Conn. This 140 year old book is 100% readable- I believe it is all intact with the exception of the Frontispiece...- It is not without some flaws- such as some regluing to the spine, some marginal tears, some foxing...etc. Book contains some beautiful steel engravings of famous women of that era. The Frontispiece Engraving of 'Rosa Bonheur IS MISSING- Tissue covered- Tab;e pf Contents feature Florence Nightingale- Lydia Maria Child- Engraving missing- Fanny Fern (Mrs. Parton) Engraving missing - Lydia H. Sigourney- Mrs. Frances Anne Kemble- Eugenie, Empress of the French- Grace Greenwood (Mrs. Lippencott)- Alice and Phebe Cary- Margaret Fuller Ossoll- Gail Hamilton (Miss Dodge) - Elizabeth Barrett Browning- Jenny Lind Goldschmidt......... Book contains 628 pages. All outside index is Gold Gilded- of course, not as bright as it once was....There are no writings or inscriptions. Please email for any additional photos you may like- Happy to do so.
Tissue Covered Engravings are (1) Florence Nightingale (2) Lydia H. Sigourney (3) Eugenie (4) Margaret Fuller (5) Elizabeth Barrett Browning (6) Mrs. Emma Willard (7) Mrs. Elizabeth Cady Stanton (8) Lucretia Mott (9) Victoria (Queen of England) (10) Adelaide Ristori (11) Anna D. Dickinson (12) Mrs. C.S. Lozier (M.D) (13) Harriet G. Hosmer
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This book is sold (sold on 2008-08-20)
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