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A moral picture of Philadelphia

the virtues and frauds and follies of the city delineated

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Published by printed for the author in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lord B---, formerly of England, now a naturalized citizen and resident of Philadelphia.
      ContributionsB., Lord.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF158.44 .M65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. ;
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6905126M
      LC Control Number01010555
      OCLC/WorldCa20991369

      Paul W. Taylor, in full Paul Warren Taylor, (born Novem , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died Octo , Hamilton, New Jersey), American philosopher best known for his book Respect for Nature: A Theory of Environmental Ethics (), which promulgated the biocentric viewpoint in environmental ethics and was a foundational work of environmental . The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Francis Bacon (Bacon, Francis, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Bacon, Francis, The Advancement of Learning, ed. by Hartmut Krech and William Aldis Wright (HTML at Renascence Editions) Bacon, Francis, The Advancement of Learning (London: Cassell, ) .

      Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, – ) was a British physician, notable as the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, and the first woman on the Medical Register of the General Medical Council. Blackwell played an important role in both the United States and the United Kingdom as a social awareness and moral reformer, and pioneered in Born: 3 February , Bristol, England. • The Picture of Dorian Gray was written for publication in a magazine. Seven chapters were added to it to make it long enough for publication as a novel. • The preface was written to answer assailants of the morality of the story in its first form, and included only when it .

      The stories and fables in this tiny little book are simplified for the youngest reader, made easier to read by employing words of only one syllable. There is no relief here from the moral tone in children’s literature of the era, but the book is brightened by postage stamp-size woodcut illustrations. Finley, Martha, Elsie Dinsmore. Philadelphia Stories America's Literature of Race and Freedom Samuel Otter. First book to argue for a distinctive, major literary tradition centered on Philadelphia and considers the city's historically unique involvement with issues of race, character, and freedom, and its role as cosmopolitan center.


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