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The Country of the Pointed Firs

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Synopsis:

This collection of stories is based on the personal experiences of Sarah Jewett as she grew up in rural Maine and traveled with her doctor father. The closely-knit sketches of a small fishing village in Maine seaport town in the 1890's are narrated by a summer resident. In the title story first published in 1886, a writer retreats to spend a quiet summer in a remote seaport, where she discovers a strong and cohesive community even as the town faces economic decline.

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ISBN:
9781438503134
Author:
Jewett, Sarah Orne
Publisher:
Book Jungle
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
9.31x7.59x.27 in. .49 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This collection of stories is based on the personal experiences of Sarah Jewett as she grew up in rural Maine and traveled with her doctor father. The closely-knit sketches of a small fishing village in Maine seaport town in the 1890's are narrated by a summer resident. In the title story first published in 1886, a writer retreats to spend a quiet summer in a remote seaport, where she discovers a strong and cohesive community even as the town faces economic decline.
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