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The Resource The forgotten founding father : Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture, Joshua Kendall

The forgotten founding father : Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture, Joshua Kendall

Label
The forgotten founding father : Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture
Title
The forgotten founding father
Title remainder
Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Kendall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kendall, Joshua C.
Dewey number
  • 423.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PE64.W5
  • PE64.W5
LC item number
  • K46 2010
  • K46 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webster, Noah
  • Lexicographers
  • Social reformers
  • English language
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
Label
The forgotten founding father : Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture, Joshua Kendall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hartford childhood and Yale manhood -- Spelling the new nation -- Traveling salesman -- Counting his way across America -- Courtship at the Constitutional Convention -- Marriage and a turn away from words -- Editor of New York City's first daily -- Setting his sights on Johnson and Johnson Jr. -- Paterfamilias -- A lost decade -- The walking dictionary -- "More fleshy than ever before"
Control code
ocn607084945
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 355 p.
Isbn
9780399156991
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010015254
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)607084945
Label
The forgotten founding father : Noah Webster's obsession and the creation of an American culture, Joshua Kendall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hartford childhood and Yale manhood -- Spelling the new nation -- Traveling salesman -- Counting his way across America -- Courtship at the Constitutional Convention -- Marriage and a turn away from words -- Editor of New York City's first daily -- Setting his sights on Johnson and Johnson Jr. -- Paterfamilias -- A lost decade -- The walking dictionary -- "More fleshy than ever before"
Control code
ocn607084945
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 355 p.
Isbn
9780399156991
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010015254
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)607084945

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