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educated woman in America

educated woman in America

selected writings of Catharine Beecher, Margaret Fuller, and M. Carey Thomas

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited, with an introduction and notes, by Barbara M. Cross.
SeriesClassics in education, no.25
ContributionsBeecher, Catharine E., 1800-1878., Cross, Barbara M., Thomas, M. Carey 1857-1935., Ossoli, Margaret Fuller, 1810-1850.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 175p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16490809M

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