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Title:
The history of the Boston athenæum, with biographical notices of its deceased founders.
Author:
Quincy, Josiah, 1772-1864.
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Publication Information:
Cambridge : Metcalf and Company, 1851.
Physical Description:
xii, 263 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 104 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
History of the Athenæum.--Chronological list of the proprietors.--Alphabetical list of the proprietors.--List of life subscribers.--Biographical notices of the founders: John Sylvester. John Gardiner. William Emerson. Arthur Maynard Walter. William Smith Shaw. Peter Oxenbridge Thacher. Joseph Stevens Buckminster. William Tudor. John Thornton Kirkland.--Memoir of John Bromfield.
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Book