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Elizabeth Palmer Peabody

(1804—1894)


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 (1804–94) Educational reformer, bookseller, publisher, writer.

Her Boston bookshop, lending library, and publishing house was an intellectual centre in the 1840s, especially for the Transcendentalists. Peabody published important cultural documents ...

Subjects: Philosophy.


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