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Working women, literary ladies

Sylvia Jenkins Cook

Working women, literary ladies

the industrial revolution and female aspiration

by Sylvia Jenkins Cook

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Working class writings, American -- History and criticism,
  • Working class women in literature,
  • Working class women -- United States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century,
  • Working class women -- United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-283) and index

    StatementSylvia Jenkins Cook
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS217.W64 C66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 p. ;
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17256013M
    ISBN 100195327802, 0195327810
    ISBN 109780195327809, 9780195327816
    LC Control Number2007014908

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