A New-England Nun: And Other Stories (Penguin Classics) by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman,Sandra Zagarell PDF

By Mary E. Wilkins Freeman,Sandra Zagarell

ISBN-10: 1354742842

ISBN-13: 9781354742846

ISBN-10: 1535419385

ISBN-13: 9781535419383

A assortment that exhibits Freeman's many modes - romantic, gothic, and psychologically symbolic - in addition to her use of pathos and sentimentality, humour, satire and irony. those tales centre on questions of women's integrity, braveness and privation; discover the belief of masculinity; and dramatise the connection among rural New England and glossy tradition and trade. additionally integrated here's 'The Jamesons', a sequence of sketches approximately village existence reprinted for the 1st time because the flip of the twentieth century.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts superior by way of introductions and notes by means of uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations through award-winning translators.

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