Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers

Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers

by Denise Knight
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313297134

ISBN-13: 9780313297137

Pub. Date: 06/30/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Reviews the careers and contributions of more than 70 nineteenth-century American women writers, including Louisa May Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Emma Lazarus, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Overview

Reviews the careers and contributions of more than 70 nineteenth-century American women writers, including Louisa May Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Emma Lazarus, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313297137
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/30/1997
Pages:
550
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.19(d)
Lexile:
1390L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface

Louisa May Alcott

Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta

Maria Gowen Brooks (Maria Del Occidente)

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Alice Cary

Phoebe Cary

Caroline Chesebro' (Caroline Cheseborough)

Lydia Maria Child

Kate Chopin

Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe (Dame Shirley)

Rose Terry Cooke

Ina Donna Coolbrith

Anna Julia Cooper

Maria Susanna Cummins

Rebecca Harding Davis

Emily Dickinson

Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-Nelson

Emma Embury

Fanny Fern (Sara Payson Willis Parton)

Kate Field

Martha Finley (Martha Farquharson)

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

Margaret Fuller

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Anna Katherine Green

Sarah Pratt McLean Greene

Grace Greenwood (Sarah Jane Clarke Lippincott)

Angelina Grimké

Sarah Grimké

Sarah Josepha Hale

Gail Hamilton (Mary Abigail Dodge)

Marion Harland (Mary Virginia Hawes Terhune)

Frances E.W. Harper

Caroline Lee Whiting Hentz

Marietta Holley (Josiah Allen's Wife)

Mary Jane Hawes Holmes

Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins

Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins

Julia Ward Howe

Helen Hunt Jackson

Harriet A. Jacobs (Linda Brent)

Sarah Orne Jewett

Grace Elizabeth King

Caroline Kirkland

Lucy Larcom

Rose Hawthorne Lathrop (Mother Mary Alphonsa)

Emma Lazarus

Maria Jane McIntosh

Adah Isaacs Menken

Anna Cora Ogden Mowatt (Ritchie)

Mary Noailles Murfree (Charles Egbert Craddock)

Elizabeth Oakes Smith

Frances Sargent Osgood

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps

Henrietta Cordelia Ray

Lizette Woodworth Reese

Catharine Maria Sedgwick

Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney

E.D.E.N. Southworth (Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevett Southworth)

Harriet Spofford

Ann Sophia Stephens

Maria Stewart

Elizabeth Drew Barstow Stoddard

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Ruth McEnery Stuart

Octave Thanet (Alice French)

Celia Laighton Thaxter

Metta Victoria Fuller Victor

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward

Susan Warner

Frances Miriam Berry Whitcher

Sarah Helen Whitman

A.D.T. Whitney (Adeline Dutton Train Whitney)

Augusta Jane Evans Wilson

Harriet E. Wilson

Sally S. Wood

Constance Fenimore Woolson

Bibliography

Index

About the Editor and Contributors

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