Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910
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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Howe, Julia Ward, -- 1819-1910.

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Statementby Laura E. Richards and Maud Howe Elliott, assisted by Florence Howe Hall; with portraits and other illustrations ...
ContributionsElliott, Maud (Howe) 1854- ,, Hall, Florence Marion (Howe) 1845-1922.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 457 p.
Number of Pages457
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22349689M

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