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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894.
Dr. Holmes's Boston.
Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915
|Named Person:||Oliver Wendell Holmes|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Oliver Wendell Holmes; Caroline Ticknor
"This edition consists of seven hundred and fifty numbered copies, of which this is number X, publisher's copy."
"The 'Boston of Holmes' as set forth by himself. The many passages ... have been gleaned from his entire works and have been fitted together in chronological order."--Pref.
|Description:||xiv, , 213,  p. front., plates (1 double) 26 cm.|
|Contents:||Childhood and college days, 1809-1830.--Habits and habitations.--Boston in war time.--The Coliseum and the Boston fire.--Boston versus England.--"The Hub."--Boston the lecture cradle.--Boston the bookish.--Boston elms and the long path.--Farewell, Boston.|
|Responsibility:||ed. by Caroline Ticknor ...|