by Mrs. Oliphant
Public Domain Books
St. Joan of Arc
In French Jeanne d’Arc;
Commonly known as la Pucelle (the Maid) by her contemporaries.
(Mrs. Harry Coghill)
This book is inscribed in love of our common heroine and in remembrance of long and faithful affection and friendship
The original book for this text was published as a volume in a series “Heroes of the Nations,” edited by Evelyn Abbot, M.H., Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford, and published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons / The Knickerbocker Press in 1896. The title material includes the note:
FACTA DUCIS VIVENT, OPEROSAQUE GLORIA RERUM–OVID, IN LIVIAM, 265. THE HERO’S DEEDS AND HARD-WON FAME SHALL LIVE.