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Little Journeys to the Homes of Famous Women

Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of various powerful and influential women. Included are Elizabeth B. Browning, Madame Guyon, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Bronte, Christina Rossetti, Rosa Bonheur, Madame De Stael, Elizabeth Fry, Mary Lamb, Jane Austen, Empress Josephine and Mary W. Shelley. There is also a short introduction by Hubbard's son, Elbert Hubbard II, written just after his father's death. - Summary by Lucy Perry This is Volume 2 in a series of 14 books.

Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of various powerful and influential women. Included are Elizabeth B. Browning, Madame Guyon, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Bronte, Christina Rossetti, Rosa Bonheur, Madame De Stael, Elizabeth Fry, Mary Lamb, Jane Austen, Empress Josephine and Mary W. Shelley. There is also a short introduction by Hubbard's son, Elbert Hubbard II, written just after his father's death. - Summary by Lucy Perry This is Volume 2 in a series of 14 books.
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Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their oeuvre. In this volume he reflects on the lives of various powerful and influential women. Included are Elizabeth B. Browning, Madame Guyon, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Bronte, Christina Rossetti, Rosa Bonheur, Madame De Stael, Elizabeth Fry, Mary Lamb, Jane Austen, Empress Josephine and Mary W. Shelley. There is also a short introduction by Hubbard's son, Elbert Hubbard II, written just after his father's death. - Summary by Lucy Perry This is Volume 2 in a series of 14 books.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

6h 32m


Chapters

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:02


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:04


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:31


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:42


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:01


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:53


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:25


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

14:24


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

14:16


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

13:21


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:53


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

15:23


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:37


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:47


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

17:22


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

16:57


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:05


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

17:33


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

14:13


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

14:49


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:33


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

16:35


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

16:48


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

18:43