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Letters of Lydia Maria Child

by Lydia Maria Francis Child

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 -- Correspondence,
    • Antislavery movements -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Collected and arranged by Harriet Winslow Sewall. cf. Sewall"s poems, 1889, p. xxxi.

      Statementwith a biographical introduction by John G. Whittier and an appendix by Wendell Phillips.
      ContributionsWhittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892., Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884., Sewall, Harriet Winslow, 1819-1889.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1293.Z5 .A4 1883
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., [v]-xxv, 280 p.
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6639417M
      LC Control Number21021177
      OCLC/WorldCa276029

      Child, Lydia Maria, Letters of Lydia Maria Child. [New York], [AMS Press], [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Lydia Maria Child; Lydia Maria Child: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lydia Maria Child. Lydia Maria Child Part 1 out of 5. homepage; Index of Philothea; Next part (2) Produced by The Online Distributed Proofreading Team. PHILOTHEA: A Grecian Romance. BY L. MARIA CHILD. AUTHOR OF LETTERS FROM NEW YORK, FLOWERS FOR CHILDREN, ETC The intelligible forms of ancient poets, The fair humanities of old religion,1/5.

      Letters of Lydia Maria Child, with a biographical introduction by John G. Whittier and an appendix by Wendell Phillips. Child, Lydia Maria Francis, , Whittier, John Greenleaf, , Phillips, Wendell, , Sewall, Harriet (Winslow), Mrs., ed. , Her books and her magazine had a large circulation, and iwere. Child criticizes Virginia's laws on race, and draws a rebuke from Wise. Included is a letter from John Brown to Child asking for financial help for his family, and an exchange of (hostile) letters between Child and a Virginia woman over the issues of Brown and slavery. Contributor Names Child, Lydia Maria,

      The Frugal Housewife by Lydia Maria Child on Amazon. Taking up the cause of abolition. In the early s, Lydia and David child began to devote themselves to the anti-slavery cause, and in she published An Appeal for that Class of Americans called Africans, a stirring portrayal of the evils of slavery, and an argument for immediate book was influential in . Hobomok, a Tale of Early Times. is a novel by the nineteenth-century American author and human rights campaigner Lydia Maria first novel, published in under the pseudonym "An American," was inspired by John G. Palfrey's article in the North American is set during the late s and s. Among other themes, it relates the marriage .


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Child, Lydia Maria. Lydia Maria Child: Selected Letters, –, edited by Milton Meltzer and Patricia G. Holland, University of Massachusetts Press, Karcher, Carolyn L. The First Woman in the Republic: A Cultural Biography of Lydia Maria Child. Duke University Press, Child, Lydia Maria, Letters of Lydia Maria Child.

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In particular, she was preoccupied by her editorial duties at the National Anti-Slavery Standard and dismayed by the growing sectarian spirit of antislavery reform.

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Lydia Maria Child, –80, American author and abolitionist, b. Lydia Maria Francis, Medford, Mass. She edited (–34) the Juvenile Miscellany, a children's periodical. She and her husband (David Lee Child, whom she married in ) were devoted to the antislavery cause; she wrote widely read pamphlets on the subject in addition to editing (–49) the National Anti-Slavery.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Lydia Maria Child (Child, Lydia Maria, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Child, Lydia Maria, The American Frugal Housewife (12th edition, ) (Gutenberg text) Child, Lydia Maria, An Appeal in Favor of That Class of Americans Called Africans (Boston: Allen and .Lydia Maria Child on women’s rights, Title page, Lydia Maria Child, Letters from New York, Second Series (New York: C.

S. Francis & Co. and Boston: J. H. Francis, ). (Gilder Lehrman Institute, GLC) Books addressed to young married people abound with advice to the wife, to controlFile Size: KB.Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall, Ed.

Standard and popular Library books, selected from the catalogue of Houghton, Mifflin and Co. Prefatory note. When the friend whom Mrs.

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