woman of the century fourteen hundred-seventy biographical sketches accompanied by portraits of leading American women in all walks of life. by Frances Elizabeth Willard

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Title page includes original imprint: Buffalo, C. W. Moulton, 1893.

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StatementEdited by Frances E. Willard and Mary A. Livermore, assisted by a corps of able contributors. With a new introd. by Leslie Shepard.
ContributionsLivermore, Mary Ashton Rice, 1820-1905, joint ed.
LC ClassificationsE176 .W691 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination812 p.
Number of Pages812
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5543309M
LC Control Number67021361

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