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Away from Home. Letters to my family

CARTER, Lillian; SPANN, Gloria Carter

Published by Simon and Schuster, New York, 1977
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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Advance uncorrected proofs for the book published in 1977. Paper covers with front cover off. The uncorrect proof. Bessie Lillian Gordy Carter (1898-1983) was the mother of President Jimmy Carter. An extraordinary person and influential humanitarian in her own right, Carter joined the Peace Corps when she was 68 years old and was sent to Godrej Colony, India, where she worked with lepers. These letters were composed during her two years as a volunteer there and were compiled and published by Carter's eldest daughter, Gloria Carter Spann. Bookseller Inventory # 15056

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Title: Away from Home. Letters to my family

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York

Publication Date: 1977

Edition: FIRST PRINTING.

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