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¶ Daniel — Democritus in London (1852)

Democritus in London, with the Mad Pranks and Comical Conceits of Motley and Robin Good-fellow. London: William Pickering, 1852.

Digital: Internet Archive.

William Pickering

¶ Kelty — Reminiscences (1852)

Reminiscences of Thought and Feeling. London: William Pickering, 1852.

Digital copy: Internet Archive.

William Pickering

July 5, 1852

I started by saying Happy Fourth, then proceeded to ask my coworker about his plans after work. He said curse, spit, and piss on the fourth. 274 more words

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Book Review: Journey of Hope: A Novel of Triumph and Heartbreak on the Oregon Trail in 1852, Victoria Murata

Journey of Hope: A Novel of Triumph and Heartbreak on the Oregon Trail in 1852, Victoria Murata

Summary from Amazon.com

“When the invitation comes for a new life and urgency calls for better opportunities, how does one answer? 929 more words

Books

Map of New York City, 1852

A letter to the Bishop of Melbourne, Australia

We are truly lucky at our museum in Market Lavington. Items arrive with us from all over the world. A recent visitor was Julie from Australia who brought with her a letter taken out by her ancestor when he emigrated with his family in 1852. 269 more words

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Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe (1852)

Billed by the Cambridge Companion to 19th Century Women’s Writing (2001) as the best-selling novel of the 19th century, and by the Library of Congress as one of the “books that shaped America” … 399 more words