Title: Kate Douglas Wiggin as her sister knew her.Author: Nora Archibald SmithPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the ...
Title: Kate Douglas Wiggin as her sister knew her.Author: Nora Archibald SmithPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Sabin Americana is rich in original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more.Sabin Americana offers an up-close perspective on life in the western hemisphere, encompassing the arrival of the Europeans on the shores of North America in the late 15th century to the first decades of the 20th century. Covering a span of over 400 years in North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean, this collection highlights the society, politics, religious beliefs, culture, contemporary opinions and momentous events of the time. It provides access to documents from an assortment of genres, sermons, political tracts, newspapers, books, pamphlets, maps, legislation, literature and more.Now for the first time, these high-quality digital scans of original works are available via print-on-demand, making them readily accessible to libraries, students, independent scholars, and readers of all ages.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++SourceLibrary: Huntington LibraryDocumentID: SABCP00556300CollectionID: CTRG10178697-BPublicationDate: 19250101SourceBibCitation: Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to AmericaNotes: Collation: vii, , 382,  p.: col. front., plates, ports., facsims., diagr.; 23 cm
Good. No Jacket. 1925. Book Condition: Good minus. No Dust Jacket. Front endpaper missing; otherwise rubbed boards with secure binding and slanted spine; pages toned and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory #BIOC216.
Illus. G ex-library. Color frontis of Kate. "Her notebooks were many, all carefully arranged and made over occasionally, as the ideas, suggestions, And quotations were used or felt to be no long of value. They travelled with her from New York to Maine every summer and from Maine to New York every winter, in a set of medium-sized tin boxes which we bought in Scotland...." Photos of interesting facets of Wiggin's life as well as facsimiles of her writing. Dark blue library binding, gilt lettering, library markings.
Acceptable. No Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Yellow cloth with brown titles on spine and front. Later printing, 1925. No dust jacket. Moderate wear, small tear at head of spine. Solid binding. Some foxing at page edges and end papers. Clean, bright, unmarked pages. Good reading copy.
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