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Dr. Holmes's Boston, ed. by Caroline Ticknor ...

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894.
Ticknor, Caroline, 1866-1937, ed.
Publication
Boston, New York
Contents
Childhood and college days, 1809-1830.--Habits and habitations.--Boston in war time.--The Coliseum and the Boston fire.--Boston versus England.--"The Hub."--Boston the lecture cradle.--Boston the bookish.--Boston elms and the long path.--Farewell, Boston.
Date
1915.
Description
xiv, [1], 213, [3] p. front., plates (1 double) 26 cm.
Notes
"The 'Boston of Holmes' as set forth by himself. The many passages ... have been gleaned from his entire works and have been fitted together in chronological order."--Pref.
"This edition consists of seven hundred and fifty numbered copies, of which this is number X, publisher's copy."
Title vignette.
GUSN
149628
Call Number
Stacks PS1984.T5
Descriptive terms
Description and travel.
Intellectual life.
Social life and customs.
Places
Boston (Mass.)

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