An Old Convent School in Paris and Other Papers.
Coolidge [1835-1905] was a popular author of children's books. Born in Cleveland, Ohio into a wealthy family with literary connections, she spent much of her childhood in New Haven CT, worked as a nurse in the US Civil War, and never married. She edited diaries and letters of Mrs. Delaney and Fanny Burney. Dark green cloth with gilt decorations. Very good condition. First edition. Boston: Roberts Brothers. 1895. USED. $25.00