Cabot, Elizabeth Dwight (1830-1901).
Title LETTERS OF ELIZABETH CABOT, VOL. I AND VOL. II.
Publisher Boston: Privately Printed by the Rockwell and Churchill Press, 1905.
Seller ID 352
8vo. Illus. Two volumes. Suede. Elizabeth Dwight Cabot was a member of the large Cabot family of Boston. Rare two-volume set of correspondence.Inscribed, "Lydia Lyman from Phillip and Gertrude Cabot, Christmas 1939. This is on e of the few remaining copies of my mother's letters privately printed. They are interesting in the selves and give a good picture of the women of the governing class in this country half a century ago."Privately printed. The lifetime of a woman from a prominent Boston family in letters, written 1844--1901 from Boston and elsewhere in New England and the U. S. and from abroad. We find no record of this title offered at auction in the past 30 years.