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The Resource The highroad, : being the autobiography of an ambitious mother

The highroad, : being the autobiography of an ambitious mother

Label
The highroad, : being the autobiography of an ambitious mother
Title
The highroad,
Title remainder
being the autobiography of an ambitious mother
Title variation
  • Autobiography of an ambitious mother
  • High road
Contributor
Binding designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Rags-to-riches" account of a mother born on a farm in West Virginia shortly before the Civil War and anxious to see her daughters marry well
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
305
Citation source
Kramer, S. Stone & Kimball & Herbert S. Stone & Co. bib, 1893-1905
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ3
LC item number
.H5398
Literary form
fiction
Label
The highroad, : being the autobiography of an ambitious mother
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
289, [1] p.
Lccn
04012772
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-4 are part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page these items, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Cops. 1-3 are in box 71; cop. 4 is in box 54.
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-2: Olive green cloth, stamped in bright green and white, with vignette of winding road and rising sun on front cover; H.S. Stone circular binding monogram on back cover; top edge gilt. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Gift of Carolyn See, 2004.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 3: H.S. Stone 1st ed. sheets bound in a remainder binding of medium green cloth, stamped in black, with winding road vignette. "Duffield" stamped at tail of spine. A business card for J.R. Beuchler, West Virginia, has been laid into this copy. Gift of Carolyn See.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 4: Smooth olive green cloth, stamped in bright green and yellow, with winding road vignette on front cover and H.S. Stone circular binding monogram on back cover; top edge gilt. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05001835
  • ucoclc5001835
Label
The highroad, : being the autobiography of an ambitious mother
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
289, [1] p.
Lccn
04012772
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-4 are part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page these items, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Cops. 1-3 are in box 71; cop. 4 is in box 54.
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-2: Olive green cloth, stamped in bright green and white, with vignette of winding road and rising sun on front cover; H.S. Stone circular binding monogram on back cover; top edge gilt. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Gift of Carolyn See, 2004.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 3: H.S. Stone 1st ed. sheets bound in a remainder binding of medium green cloth, stamped in black, with winding road vignette. "Duffield" stamped at tail of spine. A business card for J.R. Beuchler, West Virginia, has been laid into this copy. Gift of Carolyn See.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 4: Smooth olive green cloth, stamped in bright green and yellow, with winding road vignette on front cover and H.S. Stone circular binding monogram on back cover; top edge gilt. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05001835
  • ucoclc5001835

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