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Life in the Iron Mills and Other Stories: Second Edition

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Publisher Comments:

You must read this book and let your heart be broken—New York Times Book Review

"One of the earliest recognitions in American literature of the existence of the very poor."—Michele Murray, National Observer

Suggested for course use in:

19th-century U.S. literature

Working-class studies

Rebecca Harding Davis (1831-1910) published 12 books and many serialized novels, stories, and essays.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-174).

About the Author

Activist and author Tillie Olsen is best known for her prize-winning fiction Tell Me a Riddle and Yonnondio: From the Thirties. She has taught at MIT, Stanford, and Amherst. Olsen is an recipient of an Award for Distinguished Contribution to American Literature from the American Academy and the National Institute of Arts and Letters.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780935312393
Editor:
Olsen, Tillie
Author:
Olsen, Tillie
Author:
Davis, Rebecca Harding
Publisher:
Feminist Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Technical & Manufacturing Trades
Subject:
Sociology - Urban
Subject:
Iron industry and trade
Subject:
United States Social life and customs 19th century Fiction.
Subject:
Women iron and steel workers
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Feminist fiction, American
Subject:
United States Social life and customs.
Subject:
Sociology-Urban Studies
Subject:
Literary
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
19930131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
6.9 x 4.9 x 0.6 in 8.5 oz

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