The National Cyclopedia of American Biography (Google eBook)

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J. T. White Company, 1898 - United States
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Page 222 - THE NEW AND THE OLD; Or, California and India in Romantic Aspects. By J. W. PALMER, MD, author of
Page 358 - The New York Society for promoting the Manumission of Slaves and protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated...
Page 332 - HAMMOND, MD, Professor of Diseases of the Mind and Nervous System in the New York Post-Graduate Medical School and Hospital, etc. With 118 Illustrations. NINTH EDITION, WITH CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS. 8vo. 932 pages. Cloth, $5.00; sheep, $6.00. "Dr. Hammond's treatise on the diseases of the nervous system...
Page 182 - Cleveland a member of the board of visitors to the United States military academy, and served as secretary of the board. Among his published writings are: "The Botanical Collector's HandBook...
Page 148 - Figures and Descriptions of most of those Mosses peculiar to Eastern North America which have not been heretofore figured," and forms an imperial octavo volume, with one hundred and twenty-nine copperplates, published in 1864.
Page 118 - The son was educated in the public and private schools of his native town...
Page 31 - He received his early education in the schools of his native town, and then entered Brown University, where he was graduated with honor in 1851.
Page 115 - The Application of Redemption, By the Effectual Work of the Word, and Spirit of Christ, for the Bringing Home of Lost Sinners to God.
Page 168 - Judith, Esther, and other poems, by a Lover of the Fine Arts.
Page 100 - It gives the reader not merely a full account of Cooper's literary career, but there is mingled with this a sufficient account of the man himself apart from his books, and of the period in which he lived, to keep alive the interest from the first word to the last. — New York Evening Post. "MARGARET FULLER OSSOLI.