Domesticity with a Difference: The Nonfiction of Catharine Beecher, Sarah J. Hale, Fanny Fern, and Margaret Fuller

Domesticity with a Difference: The Nonfiction of Catharine Beecher, Sarah J. Hale, Fanny Fern, and Margaret Fuller

by Nicole Tonkovich

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ISBN-13: 9781604738483
Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
Publication date: 06/01/1997
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsIX
Introduction: Eccentric DomesticityXI
Chapter 1Her Father's Best Boy: Catharine Beecher and Margaret Fuller3
Chapter 2Fatherless Daughters: Sarah Josepha Hale and Fanny Fern26
Chapter 3Patronymics, Property, and Proper Naming47
Chapter 4Domestic Masquerade72
Chapter 5The Domestic Manners of American Ladies91
Chapter 6Domesticated Eloquence109
Chapter 7The Difference Between Authors and Servants128
Chapter 8Domesticating Pedagogy148
Chapter 9Domesticity with A Difference173
Notes204
Bibliography209
Index221

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