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fortunate discovery, or, The history of Henry Villars

Lady of the state of New-York

fortunate discovery, or, The history of Henry Villars

by Lady of the state of New-York

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Published by Printed by R. Wilson for Samuel Campbell ... in New-York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesFortunate discovery, History of Henry Villars
Statementby a Young lady of the state of New-York.
ContributionsAmerican Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS700.A6 Y6
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 180 p. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6642558M
LC Control Number22005873

Henry Villard. VILLARD, Henry, financier, born in Spire, Bavaria, 11 April, His name was originally Gustavus Hilgard. He was educated at the universities of Munich and Wurzburg, and came to the United States in He studied law for a time in Belleville and Peoria, Illinois, then removed to Chicago, and wrote for papers.   Railroad Signatures across the Pacific Northwest is a masterful combination of social, cultural, intellectual, and business history, an examination of the life and times of the railroad, not just its construction and operation. I expected ties and spikes and locomotives and watered stock, and got, in addition, a wonderful parade of how the railroad actually reached into the life of the Reviews: 7.

History Middle School +5 pts. Answered Henry Villard was an inventor who helped build the 2 See answers Answer /5 0. Hamsaffar. punineep learned from this answer He helped establish the Edison General Electric. 1 vote 1 vote Rate! Josephson displays a venerable job providing the life story of one of history's most preeminent inventors. Thomas Edison was revered so highly late in life that his persona took on near mythical acclaim; however, Josephson removes the heroic bias that might encompass such a colossal subject and provides an abundance of insight and background including Edison's humble beginnings, lengthy.

  First edition of this fascinating history of the dining cars on the Northern Pacific. The book describes the duties of each of the cooks and waiters, how meals were served to passengers and crew, how the early railroads dealt with feeding people, how the NP was built, how Henry Villard and Pullman created the modern dining car, the growth and evolution of the the NP's dining service and Reviews: 3. 38 minutes ago  Season three of Discovery premieres on October 22nd, , and season two of Picard is tentatively scheduled for late /early on the ViacomCBS streamer. Prodigy premieres on Nickelodeon in.


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The Fortunate Discovery or, the History of Henry Villars. New York: R. Wilson for Samuel Campbell, 12mo ( x 97 mm). [4], pp. Contemporary tree sheep, red gilt-lettered spine label. Light foxing, front free endpaper removed, binding with extremities rubbed.

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