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The Resource Captains of charity : the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence, Mary Kathleen Eyring

Captains of charity : the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence, Mary Kathleen Eyring

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Captains of charity : the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence
Title
Captains of charity
Title remainder
the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kathleen Eyring
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines writings that supported benevolent societies in Atlantic seaports during an era of nascent capitalism
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Eyring, Mary Kathleen,
Dewey number
810.9/355
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Becoming modern: new nineteenth-century studies
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  • American literature
  • Benevolence in literature
  • American literature
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and society
  • Public welfare
  • Altruism in literature
  • Didactic fiction, American
Label
Captains of charity : the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence, Mary Kathleen Eyring
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"To be the medium of her charity": narratives of vicarious charity from Philadelphia's yellow fever epidemic of 1793 -- Atlantic publishing and pathos: literary support for the education of maritime laborers at America's first schools for the deaf -- The economics of evangelizing: missionary labor in a narrative of the life and travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince -- The profits of maritime benevolence: Sarah Josepha Hale and the work of the charitable woman writer -- Conclusion: charitable currents
Control code
ocn985447444
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512601008
Lccn
2017021172
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)985447444
Label
Captains of charity : the writing and wages of postrevolutionary Atlantic benevolence, Mary Kathleen Eyring
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"To be the medium of her charity": narratives of vicarious charity from Philadelphia's yellow fever epidemic of 1793 -- Atlantic publishing and pathos: literary support for the education of maritime laborers at America's first schools for the deaf -- The economics of evangelizing: missionary labor in a narrative of the life and travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince -- The profits of maritime benevolence: Sarah Josepha Hale and the work of the charitable woman writer -- Conclusion: charitable currents
Control code
ocn985447444
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512601008
Lccn
2017021172
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)985447444

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