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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Palmer, Alice Freeman 1855-1902 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Palmer, Alice Freeman 1855-1902.,
  • Women -- Education.

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About the Edition

A biography of a woman who became president of Wellesley College and who was also one of the first women in America to receive a college degree.

Edition Notes

Statementby Alice Fleming. Illustrated by Donn Albright.
SeriesHall of Fame books
ContributionsAlbright, Donn, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLD7212.7 1882 .F55
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5216988M
ISBN 100130222933
LC Control Number75092099

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