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Contentment Better than Wealth by  Alice B. ( "Cousin Alice" ) NEAL - Hardcover - 1856 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 85205)

Contentment Better than Wealth

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Contentment Better than Wealth

by NEAL, Alice B. ( "Cousin Alice" )

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  • poor
  • hardcover
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New York: D. Appleton & Co.. Poor. 1856. Hardcover. In this mid-1800s work, "Cousin Alice" makes the case for Godliness in this compact work. Includes a few black & white engraved illustrations. --- With blind embossed decorations to covers; titling and illustration in gilt to front panel & spine. --- A damaged copy, with a complete split at mid-book, but binder's threads are holding the textblock together. Also with general wear and age-toning.; 16mo - 6 to 7 in. tall; 188 pages .


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Contentment Better than Wealth
NEAL, Alice B. ( "Cousin Alice" )
Book condition
Used - Poor
D. Appleton & Co.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
>>Religion and Spirituality;

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Littleton, Colorado
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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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