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Josiah Allen's Wife as a P. A. and P. I.; Samantha at the Centennial, designed as a bright and shining light etc.... by  [Marietta Holley] Josiah Allen's Wife - 1880 - from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 143687)

Josiah Allen's Wife as a P. A. and P. I.; Samantha at the Centennial, designed as a bright and shining light etc....

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Josiah Allen's Wife as a P. A. and P. I.; Samantha at the Centennial, designed as a bright and shining light etc....

by Josiah Allen's Wife, [Marietta Holley]

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Hartford: American Publishing Co, 1880. 580p., illustrated throughout, reprint edition (issued first in 1877) in gilt-decorated green cloth. Somewhat edgeworn, spine has a touch of fraying at the tail, an otherwise sound copy (we have added a dot of glue to secure a preliminary leaf). One of Holley's "Samantha" series which she wrote as humorous attempts to popularize women's rights. Written in dialect. Blain/Grundy/Clements page 533.

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Bookseller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
143687
Title
Josiah Allen's Wife as a P. A. and P. I.; Samantha at the Centennial, designed as a bright and shining light etc....
Author
Josiah Allen's Wife, [Marietta Holley]
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
American Publishing Co
Place of Publication
Hartford
Date published
1880
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Women; Nineteenth century; Feminism; 1870S;

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About Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

Bolerium Books specializes in American social movements and related topics along books on China & Japan in English & Asian languages. You can sign up for free email lists in our subject areas at www.bolerium.com. We are located in San Francisco at 2141 Mission, Suite 300 (between 17th & 18th St.). We're open by appointment only during the current COVID-19 epidemic.

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tail
The heel of the spine.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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