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Women of the South distinguished in literature ... by  Mary FORREST - Hardcover - 1861 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books and Biblio.com

Women of the South distinguished in literature ...

by FORREST, Mary

Condition: Near Fine


1861 Women of the South Mary Forrest Southern Literature Confederate Feminism

This mid-19th century book 'Women of the South' by Mary Forrest is a collection of biographical sketches and engravings of women writers including with a small collection of their works.

· Octavia Walton Le Vert;

· Catharine Anne Warfield;

· Eleanor Percy Lee;

· Susan Archer Talley;

· Augusta J. Evans;

· Mary S.B. Dana Shindler;

· Amelia E. Welby;

· L. Virginia French;

· Essie B. Cheesborough;

This 1861 subscription-only edition is illustrated with 7 portrait engravings.

Item number: #5808

Price: $399

FORREST, Mary

Women of the South distinguished in literature ...

New York, Derby & Jackson, 1861.

Details:

· Collation: Complete with all pages

o [xvi], 511

o Illustrated with portraits of important women

· Language: English

· Binding: Leather; tight and secure

· Size: ~9.5in X 7.5in (24.5cm x 18.5cm)

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  • Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5808
  • Title: Women of the South distinguished in literature ...
  • Author: FORREST, Mary
  • Format/binding: Leather; tight and secure
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Derby & Jackson
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1861
  • Keywords: 1861 Women of the South Mary Forrest Southern Literature Confederate Feminism rare book, rare books, antique book, antique books, old book, old books, first edition, first ed, 1st edition, 1st ed, 1st state, 1st printing, first state, first printing, prov


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