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A Native of Winby and Other Tales (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

A Native of Winby and Other Tales (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Sarah Orne Jewett
     
 

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In this delightful collection of stories, published in 1893, Jewett again captures the daily life and struggles of sturdy New Englanders with incomparable honesty, tenderness, and grace. Included are, “Between Mass and Vespers,” and “A Little Captive Maid,” in which Jewett pens insightful sketches of Irish-immigrant life.  

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In this delightful collection of stories, published in 1893, Jewett again captures the daily life and struggles of sturdy New Englanders with incomparable honesty, tenderness, and grace. Included are, “Between Mass and Vespers,” and “A Little Captive Maid,” in which Jewett pens insightful sketches of Irish-immigrant life.  

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411440524
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/15/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
328
File size:
293 KB

Meet the Author


Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909) was an American novelist and author of children’s books. Raised in Maine, she spent much of her life there, depicting the people and places of New England. She was one of the first American writers to elevate setting and characterization over plot. Her work has influenced feminist authors such as Willa Cather, Kate Chopin, and Mary Wilkins Freeman.

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