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Hidden hands : an anthology of American women writers, 1790-1870

Author: Lucy M Freibert; Barbara A White
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1985.
Series: Douglass series on women's lives and the meaning of gender.
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"Provides profiles of early American women writers, offers selections from their novels, and gathers selected criticism"
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Genre/Form: Anthologies
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy M Freibert; Barbara A White
ISBN: 0813510880 9780813510880 0813510899 9780813510897
OCLC Number: 11289263
Description: xv, 409 pages : portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I. Early didacticism : the novel of seduction --
Charlotte, a tale of truth (1794) / Susanna Haswell Rowson --
The coquette (1797) / Hannah Webster Foster --
Part II. Melodrama --
Dorval (1801) / Sally Barrell Wood --
The hidden hand (1859) / E.D.E.N. Southworth --
St. Elmo (1866) / Augusta Evans Wilson --
Part III. Frontier romance --
The history of Maria Kittle (1791) / Ann Eliza Schuyler Bleecker --
Hobomok (1824) / Lydia Maria Francis Child --
Hope Leslie (1827) / Catharine Maria Sedgwick --
Part IV. Satire and humor --
Female Quixotism (1801) / Tabitha Gilman Tenney --
The Widow Bedott papers (1856)/ Frances Miriam Berry Whitcher --
Part V. Early realism --
Northwood (1827) / Sarah Josepha Buell Hale --
A new home --
who'll follow? (1839) / Caroline Stansbury Kirkland --
Part VI. Later didacticism : the novel of education --
The wide, wide world (1850) / Susan Warner --
The lamplighter (1854) / Maria Cummins --
Elsie Dinsmore (1867) / Martha Finley --
Part VII. Polemic : slavery, temperance, and women's rights --
The planter's Northern bride (1854) / Caroline Lee Whiting Hentz --
Incidents in the life of a slave girl (1861) / Harriet Brent Jacobs [Linda Brent] --
The Senator's son (1853) / Metta Fuller Victor --
A pilgrimage (1852) / Caroline Chesebro --
Ruth Hall (1855) / Sara Willis Parton [Fanny Hall] --
Part VIII. Criticism --
Letters to William D. Ticknor (1854-1857) / Nathaniel Hawthorne --
'Female authors' (1851) / A.W. Abbott --
"The 'scribbling women' and Fanny Fern : Why women wrote" (1971) / Ann Douglas Wood --
'How should women write?' (1860) / Mary E. Bryan --
'The domestic sentimentalists and other popular writers' (1948) / Alexander Cowie --
All the happy endings (1956) / Helen Waite Papashvily --
Woman's fiction (1978) / Nina Baym --
'The other American renaissance' (1985) / Jane P. Tompkins.
Series Title: Douglass series on women's lives and the meaning of gender.
Responsibility: edited by Lucy M. Freibert and Barbara A. White.
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