Three Peas in a Pod: A Hero and Two Heroines

Library Review

ISSN: 0024-2535

Publication date: 1 January 1973

Abstract

ANDREW CARNEGIE would have liked my mother, who for many years presided over one of his public libraries, but I am not sure he would have cottoned to me. Mother, after all, had many of the traits of his mother, whom he adored, and she also shared some of his own qualities. The only things Mr Carnegie and I would have had in common were strong‐minded mothers—Margaret Carnegie was said to be the one person whose will was never bent in surrender to her son—and the fact that we both at one time took elocution lessons. Also, each of us had our earlier literary work published in Sunday School papers.

Citation

Werkley, C. (1973), "Three Peas in a Pod: A Hero and Two Heroines", Library Review, Vol. 24 No. 1, pp. 11-16. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb012585

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1973, MCB UP Limited

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