living of Maisie Ward

by Dana Greene

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, Ind

Written in English
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  • England

Subjects:

  • Ward, Maisie, 1889-,
  • Catholics -- England -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-242) and index.

StatementDana Greene.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.W287 G74 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL991958M
ISBN 10026801311X
LC Control Number96030396

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Chesterton, historian of. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Ward was born in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight on 4 Januarythe eldest of the five children of Wilfrid Philip Ward and the novelist Josephine Mary Hope-Scott Ward.

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Mary Josephine "Maisie" Ward (4 January – 28 January ), a descendant of one of Britain's distinguished Catholic families, was a writer, publisher, and speaker. Ward was born in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight on 4 Januarythe eldest of the five children of Wilfrid Philip Ward and the novelist Josephine Mary Hope-Scott Ward/5(18).

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1st Edition. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest -. GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON—Maisie Ward—Sheed & Ward ($). "People," said the late, large Gilbert Keith Chesterton, "have fallen into a foolish habit of speaking of orthodoxy as something heavy, humdrum, and safe.

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