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The Vintage Book of American Women Writers

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"Remarkable... a Jury of Her Peers Does An Enormous Service, Houses a Drop-Dead Reading List, and Gives the Reader a Fluid Framework."---Los Angeles Times

"Exhilarating, Provocative, Revelatory, Magisterial... the Celebrated Get Their Due... and So Do the Forgotten."---Slate.

Table of Contents

Anne Bradstreet — Mary Rowlandson — Judith Sargent Murray — Phillis Wheatley — Susanna Haswell Rowson — Catherine Maria Sedgwick — Lydia Huntley Sigourney — Caroline Kirkland — Lydia Maria Child — Margaret Fuller — Frances Sargent Locke Osgood — Frances Miriam Berry Whitcher — Fanny Fern — Harriet Beecher Stowe — Elizabeth Stuart Phelps — Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe — Julia Ward Howe — Alice Cary — Elizabeth Drew Stoddard — Phoebe Cary — Lucy Larcom — Frances E.W. Harper — Rose Terry Cooke — Emily Dickinson — Helen Hunt Jackson — Rebecca Harding Davis — Louisa May Alcott — Harriet Prescott Spofford — Sarah Piatt — Constance Fenimore Woolson — Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward — Emma Lazarus — Sarah Orne Jewett — Mary Noailles Murfree (Charles Egbert Craddock) — Kate Chopin — Mary E. Wilkins Freeman — Grace King — Charlotte Perkins Gilman — Edith Wharton — Sui Sin Far (Edith Maude Eaton) — Mary Austin — Willa Cather — Amy Lowell — Gertrude Stein — Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson — Zitkal-

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307744968
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Fiction : Anthologies (multiple authors)
Author:
Showalter, Elaine
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20110104
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
822

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