Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet Beecher Stowe : A Life

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This is the first full-scale biography of Harriet Beecher Stowe in over fifty years. Joan Hedrick takes the reader into the multi-layered world of nineteenth-century morals and mores in this absorbing story of a gifted and complex writer whose place in the canon is still contended.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 544 pages
  • 160.02 x 226.06 x 33.02mm | 861.82g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • frontispiece, 16 pp halftones
  • 0195096398
  • 9780195096392
  • 1,191,867

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long overdue ... a fascinating and unfamiliar view of nineteenth-century American society. * Literary Review *show more

About Joan D. Hedrick

Joan D. Hedrick is the author of Solitary Comrade: Jack London and His Work, and the Director of Women's Studies and Associate Professor of History at Trinity College, Hartford.show more

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