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Cairns Collection of American Women Writers

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Works: 474 works in 550 publications in 11 languages and 2,729 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  History  Didactic fiction  Picture books  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Young adult works  Graphic novels 
Classifications: PS2954, FIC
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Most widely held works by Cairns Collection of American Women Writers
My lady of the Chinese courtyard by Elizabeth Cooper( Book )
2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Retrospect of western travel by Harriet Martineau( Book )
1 edition published in 1838 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
This abridgement of the original 1838 edition offers a view of Jacksonian America. Here are Martineau's condemnation of slavery and her championship of abolition and women's rights; her incisive portraits of Jackson, Clay, Calhoun, Webster, Garrison, Emerson, and the Beechers; her observations of American schools, asylums, colleges, and prisons; and her eyewitness accounts of a presidential assassination attempt, a lynch mob, a slave auction, a Quaker wedding, and a Harvard commencement. Historian Daniel Feller introduces the narrative, identifies the major characters, and provides an index for easy use. --From publisher's description
The technique of the mystery story by Carolyn Wells( Book )
2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Jo March and her husband Professor Bhaer as they try to make their school for boys a happy, comfortable, and stimulating place
The Voltairine de Cleyre reader by Voltairine De Cleyre( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A fully annoted volume with the classic works and writings - prose and poetry - of the American intellectual, activist, speaker, writer and anarchist Voltairine de Cleyre (1866-1912), that have not been widely available since her death
Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Book )
33 editions published between 1852 and 1977 in 11 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hirded slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers
The Cairns collection of American women writers, 1620-1900 : a guide and working list by Deborah Reilly( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dodge( Book )
3 editions published between 1904 and 1926 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
A dutch boy and girl work towards two goals, finding the doctor who can restore their father's memory and winning the competition for the silver skates
The romance of a princess : a comedy, and other poems by Amy Redpath Roddick( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Rita by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards( Book )
1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
The history of Emily Montague by Frances Brooke( Book )
1 edition published in 1769 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Describes the life of Canadian society just before the American revolution
Merry-go-round : (from the Austrian) by Georges Lewys( Book )
2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The ranch at the Wolverine by B. M Bower( Book )
2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The early pioneers who settled the wild American West were unfathomably tough and brave -- they had to be, in order to eke out a living from the vast landscape that had never been tamed. The Ranch at the Wolverine follows an intrepid group of settlers who made a home in the land now known as Idaho
A bunch of roses : and other parlor plays by M. E. M Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Dream of the ages : a poem of Columbia by Kate Brownlee Sherwood( Book )
2 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Pirates of the range by B. M Bower( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Wylie Brooks and Steve Tilton are two friendly Texans who have staked their fortune in a Montana cattle ranch. As leaders of the Roman Four outfit, they spend four months driving their herd of cattle through five states to settle in before the harsh winter winds blow in from the north. But before long, a series of baffling losses threaten to wipe out their herd. The partners go on a hunt for justice that has a blazing outcome
Polite society at home and abroad : a complete compendium of information upon all topics classified under the head of etiquette by Annie Randall White( Book )
2 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The wife's messengers : [a novel] by M. B Horton( Book )
2 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Free, yet forging their own chains by C. M Cornwall( Book )
2 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Souvenir "Norse-American women", 1825-1925; a symposium of prose and poetry, newspaper articles, and biographies, contributed by one hundred prominent women by Alma Amalia Petersen Guttersen( file )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cairns Collection of American Literature by Women Authors Who Flourished Before 1901
Cairns Collection of American Women Writers Before 1920
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. Department of Special Collections. Cairns Collection of American Women Writers
William B. Cairns Collection of American Women Writers 1650-1940
Languages
English (42)
French (9)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Russian (2)
German (1)
Hungarian (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
Danish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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