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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 260 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 7, 4th edition. 250 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 236 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 228 0 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 3 208 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 192 0 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2 186 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments. 178 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 168 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 164 0 Browse Search
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Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall), Appendix. (search)
fashionable and aristocratic, and then the only, public library — paid her the almost unique compliment of sending her a free ticket of admission. When, in 1833, she published her Appeal in behalf of that Class of Americans called Africans, she of course sent that library a copy. Whether they ever placed the book on their shelves I do not know, but at any rate the directors immediately withdrew her ticket of admission. And a prominent lawyer, afterwards a notorious attorney-general of Massachusetts, is said to have used tongs to fling the obnoxious volume out of his window. This is a sad record; but to recall it is only fair tribute to the young author, who never faltered; only gave to the hated and struggling cause a more public adhesion and a more liberal support. Hardly ever was there a costlier sacrifice. Few of us can appreciate it to-day. Narrow means just changing to ease; after a weary struggle, fame and social position in her grasp; every door opening before her; the
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall), List of Mrs. Child's works, with the date of their first publication as far as ascertained. (search)
Flowers for Children. Third Series. 1846. Isaac T. Hopper; a True Life. Boston, 1853. 12vo. New Flowers for Children. 1855. The Progress of Religious Ideas through Successive Ages. New York, 1855. 3 vols. 8vo. Autumnal Leaves: Tales and Sketches in Prose and Rhyme. New York, 1856. 16vo. Correspondence between L. M. Child and Gov. Wise and Mrs. Mason (of Virginia). Boston, 1860. 12vo. The Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act. An Appeal to the Legislators of Massachusetts. Boston, 1860. 12vo. (Anti-Slavery Tracts, No. 9.) The Patriarchal Institution, described by Members of its own Family. New York, 1860. 12vo. The Right Way the Safe Way, proved by Emancipation in the West Indies and elsewhere. New York, 1860. 12vo. The Freedmen's Book. Boston, 1865. 16vo. A Romance of the Republic. Boston, 1867. 12vo. Looking towards Sunset. From Sources Old and New, Original and Selected. Boston, 1868. 8vo. An Appeal for the Indians. New York
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall), Index. (search)
ld, XXIII. An English governess at the Siamese Court, 210. Animals, the treatment of, 214. Anti-Slavery Society (Mass.), annual meeting of, mobbed, 148-150. Appeal in behalf of that Class of Americans called Africans, by Mrs. Child, IX.,, Mrs. M. J. C., letter of, to Mrs. Child, 120; Mrs. Child's reply to, 123. Mason and Slidell, capture of, 162. Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, annual meeting of mobbed, 148-150. Massachusetts Journal, the, VIII. May, Rev., Samuel, 7Massachusetts Journal, the, VIII. May, Rev., Samuel, 72. May, Rev. Samuel J., commends Mrs Chill's Progress of Religious Ideas, 77; meets Mrs. Child, 156; letters to, 192, 194; his Recollections of our Anti-slavery conflict, 194; death of, 212; reminiscence of, 249. Med, the slave-child, case of, 21. Parsons, Mrs. S. M., letters to, 137, 229, 242, 243. Paul, the Apostle, 201,202. Personal Liberty Bill of Massachusetts, effort to repeal the, 145. Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart, 229. Phillips, Wendell, confronts a mob, 147-149; defends t
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall), Standard and popular Library books, selected from the catalogue of Houghton, Mifflin and Co. (search)
tion. Illustrated. Crown 8vo, $1.50. Idylls of the King. Complete. Illustrated. $1.50. Celia Thaxter. Among the Isles of Shoals. $1.25. Poems. $1.50. Drift-Weed. Poems. $1.50. Henry D. Thoreau. Walden. 12mo, $1.50. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. $1.50 Excursions in Field and Forest. 12mo, $1.50. The Maine Woods. 12mo, $1.50. Cape Cod. 12mo, $1.50. Letters to various Persons. 12mo, $1.50. A Yankee in Canada. 12mo, $1.50. Early Spring in Massachusetts. 12mo, $1.50. George Ticknor. History of Spanish Literature. 3 vols. 8vo, $00.00. Life, Letters, and Journals. Portraits. 2 vols. 8vo, $6.00. Cheaper edition. 2 vols. 12mo, $4.00. J. T. Trowbridge. A Home Idyl. $1.25. The Vagabonds. $1.25. The Emigrant's Story. 16mo, $1.25. Voltaire. History of Charles XII. Crown 8vo, $2.25. Lew Wallace. The Fair God. r2mo, $1.50. George E. Waring, Jr. Whip and Spur. $1.25. A Farmer's Vacation. $3.00. Vill
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