Tales of New England (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Tales of New England (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Sarah Orne Jewett
     
 

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Jewett again showcases her uncanny ability to capture the day-to-day life of regular New England folk in this engaging collection of stories published in 1890. Included among the selections is the evocative tale “A White Heron,” the poignant sketch, “Marsh Rosemary,” and “The Dulham Ladies,” an enduring portrait filled with

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Jewett again showcases her uncanny ability to capture the day-to-day life of regular New England folk in this engaging collection of stories published in 1890. Included among the selections is the evocative tale “A White Heron,” the poignant sketch, “Marsh Rosemary,” and “The Dulham Ladies,” an enduring portrait filled with delicate humor. 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411442627
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/15/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
292
File size:
228 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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