WITH ONE BOLD ACT : The Story of Jane Addams. (Signed Copy)

Polikoff, Barbara Garland

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WITH ONE BOLD ACT : The Story of Jane Addams.  (Signed Copy)
Details: ISBN: 0967065801 , Boswell Books , 1999 . Paperback. First Edition. Book Condition: Very Good +. 238pp., plus unpaginated b/white photographically-illustrated pages. Book clean, square. Spine firm. A general inscription, May the life of Jane Addams . . . , signed by the author on an introductory page, else leaves clean and unmarked, with a short closed tear to the margin of one (illustrated) leaf. Illustrated card wrapper very good+. In this revelatory biography, the author shows how Jane Addams and her allies worked their way outward from a late-Victorian world of large families, frequent deaths, crippling ennui and severe limitations on young women. Most of all, the book shows just how 'bold' the act of founding Hull House was, as a personal step and a social challenge . . . Contents include: Acks., An Invitation, 18 chapters, Afterword, Selected Bibliography, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 510g.

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