The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Item - Get Thee Behind Me, Satan. A Home-Born Book of Home-Truths

Series: Adams, Victor & Co. Publications — no. 2
Subjects / Tags: Christian life
Author: Logan, Olive, 1839-1909 (pseudonym used by Sikes, William Wirt, 1836-1883)
Date: 1872
Publisher: Adams, Victor & Co.
Length: 298 pages

It has 298 pages plus a two-page advertisement of Talmage's book, is a 12mo bound in blue, purple, red, or green cloth, and was sold for $1.50. Originally Mrs. Sikes's book was advertised as published by Frank Starr & Co., although that name never appeared on the title page. The first edition appeared June 15, 1872, the fifth was announced in January, 1873.

"A woman-book which shall breathe the spirit of true love and the sweet sanctities which grow out of Christian marriage," says the blurb. It contains talks to girls on vanity, dress, flirting, free love, servant girls, marriage, children, etc.

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