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Sarah Orne Jewett, an American Persephone

Author: Sarah Way Sherman
Publisher: Hanover : Published for University of New Hampshire by University Press of New England, ©1989.
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The tale of Demeter and Persephone, a central myth of Victorian women's culture, is used to interpret the life and work of a 19th-century Maine writer.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Sherman, Sarah Way.
Sarah Orne Jewett, an American Persephone.
Hanover : Published for University of New Hampshire by University Press of New England, ©1989
(OCoLC)596898905
Named Person: Sarah Orne Jewett; Sarah Orne Jewett; Sarah Orne Jewett
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Way Sherman
ISBN: 0874514770 9780874514773 0874514843 9780874514841
OCLC Number: 18779210
Description: xii, 333 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Root-bound: the Victorian context --
Mother texts --
Hearts and rounds: Jewett in the community of women --
Hearts and rounds, part 2 --
Honey from ashes: pastoral as woman's place --
Deephaven: ambivalence in Arcadia --
Ascending spiral --
The return --
Sympathy is of the mind as well as the heart --
Writing life.
Responsibility: Sarah Way Sherman.

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