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5 edition of John Gilley of Baker"s Island found in the catalog.

John Gilley of Baker"s Island

by Charles W. Eliot

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Pierides Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • The Americas,
  • Farmers & Ranchers,
  • Regional Subjects - New England,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • Biography & Autobiography-Regional Subjects - New England,
  • History-United States - Colonial Period,
  • Historical - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8410076M
    ISBN 101406795763
    ISBN 109781406795769

    In , William and Hannah Gilley moved their family of three children to Baker Island, where they were the sole inhabitants. The couple eventually had twelve . Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Halesowen Chronicle Newspaper test Kidderminster Chronicle Newspaper Harlow Star Newspaper Mk News Newspaper Books by Language Additional Collections.

    Charles Gilley (ANP Image) The story of Baker Island represents that of many islands and coastal settlements. Rugged topography and climate demanded perseverance and resourcefulness of its citizens. While maritime travel was more efficient in many ways than by land, it .   The book tells the history of Baker Island partly through the experiences of the original settlers, William and Hannah Gilley, who moved to the island .

    Fun Fact: We know a great deal about 19 th-century life on Baker Island because Charles W. Eliot, then still president of Harvard University, wrote a long magazine article in about John, the Gilley’s tenth child and youngest print since as the biography John Gilley, over the years this book has had at least three subtitles: “Maine Farmer and Fisherman,” “One of the.   The book, a reprint of Charles W. Eliot’s John Gilley of Baker’s Island, began, “To be absolutely forgotten in a few years is the common fate of mankind.” [Eliot 1] In dry prose that set his story in bas-relief, Eliot offered the Gilley family as paragon and example: “This little book describes with accuracy the actual life of.


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Charles William Eliot; Eastern National Park and Monument Association. "Originally published in in The Century Magazine and in book form in by the American Unitarian Association under the title of: John Gilley, Maine farmer and fisherman."--Title page verso.

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