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Boston curiosities

Theodore G. Clarke

Boston curiosities

a history of extraordinary personalities, portentous places, and singular events

by Theodore G. Clarke

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cookery -- Massachusetts -- Boston,
  • Historic buildings -- Massachusetts -- Boston,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Anecdotes,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTed Clarke.
    GenreAnecdotes., Biography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF73.36 .C53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17009233M
    ISBN 109781596295803
    LC Control Number2008032145
    OCLC/WorldCa236082711

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    The Boston Athenæum was founded in by members of the Anthology Society, literary individuals who began with a plan to have a reading first librarian, William Smith Shaw, and the new trustees had ambitious plans for the Athenæum, basing their vision on the Athenæum and Lyceum in Liverpool, England. Their vision was expanded to include a library Country: United States.   Building the Boston Society of Natural History (): This building occupied the other third of the same block and was the subject of a previous #hiddengems post. “Boston Curiosities” says that it took Ms. Rockwell seven months to reproduce the building accurately. Boylston Street was constructed in on two acres of land.

    The Cabinet of Curiosities - Fear the past! Print View. First published: June 3, Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Purchase Options: Amazon Barnes & Noble Indiebound iBookstore. Print View. In the 19th century, New Yorkers flocked to collections of strange and grotesque oddities called "cabinets of curiosities." Now, in lower Manhattan.   Boston Curiosities by Ted Clarke, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(7).


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