Catharine Maria Sedgwick,Victoria Clements,Cathy N. Davidson's A New-England Tale; Or, Sketches of New-England Character PDF

By Catharine Maria Sedgwick,Victoria Clements,Cathy N. Davidson

ISBN-10: 0365324892

ISBN-13: 9780365324898

ISBN-10: 1330867831

ISBN-13: 9781330867839

The Early American girls Writers sequence deals infrequent works of fiction through eighteenth- and nineteenth-century ladies, every one reprinted in its entirety, every one with a foreword by way of common Editor Cathy N. Davidson, who areas the radical in a ancient and literary standpoint. Written in 1822, A New-England story is the 1st of the various novels, stories, and brief journal items Catharine Sedgwick released in the course of her lifetime. the tale of an orphan woman in rural New England and the ethical trials she faces as she grows up, this early instance of the preferred nineteenth-century women's novel offers a different examine the spiritual and social weather at this significant interval in America's nationwide improvement. Addressing a few of the complicated spiritual, political, and philosophical problems with the time, in addition to issues of the girl author, A New-England story is a vintage tale of a tender woman's ethical and fabric triumphs.

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