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Three Phi Beta Kappa addresses

A college fetich, 1883; "Shall Cromwell have a statue?" 1902; Some modern college tendencies, 1906.

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harvard University,
  • Education, Higher

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    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11341.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvi, 200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23404626M

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Excerpt from Three Phi Beta Kappa Addresses: A College Fetich, ; "Shall Cromwell Have a Statue?", ; Some Modern College Tendencies, In reproducing these papers, parts of paragraphs here and there, notably on pages twenty-one and forty-three, have been recast, and a few verbal changes have elsewhere been made; but in no case has the Author: Charles Francis Adams.

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