The Story of My Life The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years 1897 by Mary A. Livermore
The Story Of My Life: The Women's Christian Temperance Union, page 580-581
The Story Of My Life: blue embossed covers and gilded spine
The Story Of My Life: Interior of covers
The Story Of My Life: Copyright and preface pages
The Story Of My Life: End of preface and beginning of contents pages
The Story Of My Life: My Disreputable Needle Work, page 86-87
The Story Of My Life: Lasting Impressions Made by Cousin Abigail, page 94-95
The Story Of My Life: My First Fish Chowder, page 404-405
The Story Of My Life: Transported on a Cattle Train, page 502-503
The Story Of My Life: Strange Signs and Scenes, Pompeii, Amphitheater, Cast of a Human Body, page 538-539
The Story Of My Life: Burial Place of Six Million Dead, Catacombs, page 532-533
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Antique illustrated book "The Story of My Life or The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years" by Mary A Livermore, teacher, author, wife, mother, army nurse, soldier's friend, lecturer, and reformer.
A narrative of her early life and struggles for education, three year's experiences on a southern plantation among white masters and black slaves, her courtship, marriage, domestic life, etc.
With hitherto unrecorded incidents and recollections of three years experience as an army nurse in the great civil war and reminiscences of 25 years experiences on the lecture platform, including thrilling, pathetic, and humorous incidents of platform life to which is added six of her most popular lectures (What shall we do with our daughters, The boy of today, Concerning husbands and wives, The battle of life, Does the liquor traffic pay, Has the night of death morning?)
Superbly illustrated with portraits and 120 engravings.
This book is in great condition with a blue embossed cover. Minor wear, pages are nice and clean.
|Author||Mary A. Livermore|
|Number of images||120|
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