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Adventurous alliance : the story of the Agassiz family of Boston

Author: Louise Hall Tharp
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Little, Brown, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Louis Agassiz; Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz; Louis Agassiz; Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz; Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz; Louis Agassiz; Agassiz.; Perkins.; Cary.; Felton.; Curtis.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Hall Tharp
OCLC Number: 550798
Description: 354 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Principal characters arranged by families --
To meet Mr. Agassiz --
The Indies, the Orient and Boston --
Schooling without school --
The temple place players --
The rare comet --
Professor Agassiz --
The "Great Master" --
Defeat and victory --
Louis Agassiz and Édouard Desor --
The Agassizs --
Wife of a naturalist --
The "Agassiz" Museum --
The Agassiz School --
Creative chaos --
Brazilian journey --
Brazil is not Boston --
The Agassiz children --
Mrs. Agassiz "holds the pen --
The voyage of the Hassler --
On a winter afternoon --
Our Harvard girls --
"X" cottage --
Private life of Madam President --
The grand tour --
Honorary president --
President emeritus --
The great question.
Responsibility: by Louise Hall Tharp.

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