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Poor Boys Who Became Famous

A Starving Actor's Books

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Antique; 19th century
Very Good; cover wear/bumped corners/slight crack at hinge
7.25" L x 5.25" W x 1.25" H

Why We Love This

Poor Boys Who Became Famous by Sarah K. Bolton. New York: Thomas Crowell, 1885. First edition. Bolton was one of the first corresponding secretaries of the Woman's National Temperance Union. She encourages readers to improve the world through faith and hard work. Biographical sketches of poor men who gained fame and fortune, including Mozart and Lincoln. Illustrated with photogravure plates.
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About A Starving Actor's Books

At A Starving Actor's Books we offer an eclectic blend of out-of-print, rare and gently used editions. Our titles cover the worlds of art, cooking, architecture and design, among others, and our inventory includes signed first edition volumes. We have something for every reader and collector, from beginners to discerning experts.