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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Life of Mary Baker G. Eddy and the history of Christian Science.
Grand Rapids, Baker Book House [1971, ©1909]
|Named Person:||Mary Baker Eddy; Mary Baker Eddy|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Georgine Milmine; Willa Cather
|Notes:||"Willa Sibert Cather, editor."--Jacket.
"The following history was first published in serial form in McClure's Magazine, 1907-1908. It has since been revised and new material has been added."--Page [v].
"It will probably never be possible to determine exactly which passages are primarily the work of Miss Cather, those which remain substantially the work of Mrs. Milmine, or even those portions which are the work of other editorial writers in the New York Offices of McClure's."
|Description:||xxxiv, 495 pages illustrations, facsimiles, portraits 22 cm|
|Contents:||Mrs. Eddy's American ancestors --
Mrs. Glover as a widow in Tilton --
Mrs. Patterson first hears of Dr. Quimby --
Mrs. Patterson becomes Quimby's patient and pupil --
The Quimby controversy --
The Quimby controversy continued --
Dr. and Mrs. Patterson in Lynn --
Two years with the Wentworths in Stoughton --
Mrs. Glover goes into partnership with Richard Kennedy --
Mrs. Glover's influence over her students --
The first appearance of Science and Health --
Mrs. Eddy's belief that she suffered for the sins of others --
The "conspiracy to murder" case --
Mrs. Eddy addresses Boston audiences --
The Massachusetts Metaphysical College organized --
Mrs. Eddy's Boston household --
Literary activities --
The material prosperity of church and college --
Mrs. Eddy rallies her forces --
The adoption of a son --
The new policy --
Life at Pleasant View --
Josephine Curtis Woodbury and the Romantic School --
Mrs. Eddy adopts the title of "Mother" --
George Washington Glover --
Training the vine --
Appendixes. Mrs. Eddy's ancestry --
Andrew Jackson Davis --
Christian Science and Shakerism.