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Author Hedrick, Joan D., 1944-

Title Harriet Beecher Stowe : a life / Joan D. Hedrick
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1995
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 507 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, portraits
Summary This is the first full-scale biography of Harriet Beecher Stowe in over fifty years. Joan Hedrick takes the reader into the multi-layered world of nineteenth-century morals and mores in this absorbing story of a gifted and complex writer whose place in the canon is still contended
Notes Originally published: 1994
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199854288 ebook