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Howe, Julia Ward 1819-1910

Overview
Works: 645 works in 1,172 publications in 1 language and 18,370 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Periodicals  Newspapers  History  Poetry  Portraits 
Subject Headings: Feminists  Authors, American 
Roles: Editor, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PS2018, 813.4
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The hermaphrodite by Julia Ward Howe ( )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Written in the 1840s and published here for the first time, Julia Ward Howe's novel about a hermaphrodite is unlike anything of its time - or, in truth, of our own. Narrated by Laurence, who is raised and lives as a man, is loved by men and women alike, and can respond to neither, this unconventional story explores the understanding "that fervent hearts must borrow the disguise of art, if they would win the right to express, in any outward form, the internal fire that consumes them." Laurence describes his repudiation by his family, his involvement with an attractive widow, his subsequent wanderings and eventual attachment to a sixteen-year-old boy, his own tutelage by a Roman nobleman and his sisters, and his ultimate reunion with his early love. His is a story unique in nineteenth-century American letters, at once a remarkable reflection of a largely hidden inner life and a richly imagined tale of coming of age at odds with one's culture." "Howe wrote The Hermaphrodite when her own marriage was challenged by her husband's affection for another man - and when prevailing notions regarding a woman's appropriate role in patriarchal structures threatened Howe's intellectual and emotional survival. The novel allowed Howe, and will now allow her readers, to occupy a speculative realm that was otherwise inaccessible in her historical moment."--Jacket
Margaret Fuller (Marchesa Ossoli) by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
40 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writer, critic, and transcendentalist Margaret Fuller (1810-1850) was a pioneering feminist. This 1883 biography by a social activist famous in her own right gives us Fuller's childhood, the writing of her groundbreaking Woman in the Nineteenth Century , her work as an early female newspaper correspondent, and her role in Italy's revolution
Sex and education; a reply to Dr. E.H. Clarke's "Sex in education." by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
21 editions published between 1874 and 2010 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This compilation of essays from women in all areas of the 19th century woman's movement attacks the notion, popularized by Clarke's SEX IN EDUCATION (no. 540), that women are physiologically incapable of withstanding the rigors of higher education
Passion-flowers by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
25 editions published between 1853 and 2010 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julia Ward Howe and the woman suffrage movement by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
15 editions published between 1913 and 1969 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nineteenth-century suffragette offers opinions on equality of the sexes, the woman's role in the family, and the advancement of women in politics
Is polite society polite? and other essays by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
16 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's own by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
19 editions published between 1857 and 2003 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trip to Cuba by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
16 editions published between 1860 and 1969 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The woman's journal ( )
in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910 by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards ( Book )
3 editions published between 1915 and 1970 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maud Howe Elliott. Ass. by Florence Howe Hall
Later lyrics by John B Tabb ( Book )
14 editions published between 1866 and 1996 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Words for the hour by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
7 editions published between 1856 and 1996 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Sunset ridge; poems, old and new by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
11 editions published between 1898 and 1992 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern society by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
5 editions published between 1881 and 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In after days : thoughts on the future life by William Dean Howells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sketches of representative women of New England by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
9 editions published between 1904 and 1975 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of biographical sketches of New England women active in law, medicine, and education
From the oak to the olive : a plain record of a pleasant journey by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
4 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in England and on the continent
Masterpieces of American eloquence : <Christian Herald selection> ( Book )
3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman and the suffrage by Julia Ward Howe ( Book )
3 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Boatswain's whistle ( )
in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
H., J. W. (Julia Ward Howe), 1819-1910
Howe, Henry F.
Howe, Julia
Howe, Julia W. 1819-1910
Howe, Julia Ward
Howe, Mrs. Samuel Gridley
Howe, Samuel Gridley
Howe, Samuel Gridley, Mrs., 1819-1910
J. W. H. (Julia Ward Howe), 1819-1910
Julia Ward Howe
Ward Howe, Julia 1819-1910
Ward, Julia
Ward, Julia, 1819-1910
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English (351)
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