The Resource Men of renown : character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc., by Daniel Wise

Men of renown : character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc., by Daniel Wise

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Men of renown : character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc.
Title
Men of renown
Title remainder
character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc.
Statement of responsibility
by Daniel Wise
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1813-1898
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Wise, Daniel
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Statesmen
  • Statesmen
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, English
  • Presidents
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Lawrence, Amos
  • Lawrence, Abbott
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Smith, Sydney
  • Fox, Charles James
  • Cromwell, Oliver
  • Cranmer, Thomas
  • Erasmus, Desiderius
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
Label
Men of renown : character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc., by Daniel Wise
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Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introductory words to young men -- Abraham Lincoln : the preserver of his country -- John Quincy Adams : the conscientious statesman -- Amos and Abbott Lawrence : two honest merchant princes -- Nathaniel Hawthorne : the popular author -- Rev. Sydney Smith : the reviewer, social reformer, and humorist -- Charles James Fox : the parliamentary orator -- Oliver Cromwell : the patriotic statesman and soldier -- Thomas Cranmer : the martyred reformer -- Desiderius Erasmus : the pusillanimous scholar -- Geoffrey Chaucer : the father of English poetry
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Bound in cloth; ornamental cover and spine with gilt-stamped lettering.
  • Engraving of Lincoln on frontispiece.
Other physical details
frontispiece (port.))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Men of renown : character sketches of men distinguished as patriots, statesmen, writers, reformers, merchants, etc., by Daniel Wise
Link
Publication
Contents
Introductory words to young men -- Abraham Lincoln : the preserver of his country -- John Quincy Adams : the conscientious statesman -- Amos and Abbott Lawrence : two honest merchant princes -- Nathaniel Hawthorne : the popular author -- Rev. Sydney Smith : the reviewer, social reformer, and humorist -- Charles James Fox : the parliamentary orator -- Oliver Cromwell : the patriotic statesman and soldier -- Thomas Cranmer : the martyred reformer -- Desiderius Erasmus : the pusillanimous scholar -- Geoffrey Chaucer : the father of English poetry
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Bound in cloth; ornamental cover and spine with gilt-stamped lettering.
  • Engraving of Lincoln on frontispiece.
Other physical details
frontispiece (port.))
Specific material designation
remote

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