Mabel Bell : Alexander's Silent Partner. First Breton Books Printing

By: TOWARD, Lilias M. BELL, Mabel

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(BELL, Mabel). TOWARD, Lilias M. Mabel Bell : Alexander's Silent Partner. (Wreck Cove) : Breton Books, (1996). First Breton Printing. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-269,(3) + 8 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated green cardcovers, white lettering to spine. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1528, MacDonald, Bibliography of Victoria County, 270. Front cover adds: "An intimate biographytold from family letters and papers". Lilias M. Toward, QC. Introduction b y Hugh MacLennan; Preface by Lilias M. Toward; 1. Early Childhood; 2. Childhood in Europe; 3. Mabel's Encounter with Bell; 4. The Engagement; 5. Courtship; 6. First Year of Marriage; 7. Storm Clouds; 8. Return to the United States; 9. Family Life; 10. Discovering Baddeck; 11. Life is Not Simple; 12.Life at Beinn Bhreagh; 13. Their Daughters' Romances; 14. The Mature Mabel ; 15. The Aerial Experiment Association; 16. The Intervening Years; 17. A Forgotten Page of History; 18. Mabel's Grandchildren and the Montessori System; 19. Life in Retrospect; 20. The Closing Years. With notes and bibliography. Very good. 12.00

Title: Mabel Bell : Alexander's Silent Partner. First Breton Books Printing

Author Name: TOWARD, Lilias M. BELL, Mabel

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, 1996, ISBN:189541511X:

Seller ID: 22752

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CAPE BRETON BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES CANADIAN WOMEN CANADA DEAF DEAFNESS HISTORY,