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Sarah Orne Jewett

Author (3-Sep-1849 — 24-Jun-1909)


Paula Blanchard. Sarah Orne Jewett: Her World and Her Work. Reading, MA: Addison Wesley. 1994. 397pp.

Richard Cary. Sarah Orne Jewett. New York: Twayne. 1962.

Josephine Donovan. Sarah Orne Jewett. New York: Ungar. 1980. 165pp.

Annie Fields (editor). Letters of Sarah Orne Jewett. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1911.

John Eldridge Frost. Sarah Orne Jewett. Kittery Point, ME: The Gundalow Club, Inc.. 1960.

Robert L. Gale. A Sarah Orne Jewett Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1999. 368pp.

F. O. Matthiessen. Sarah Orne Jewett. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin/Riverside Press. 1929.

Marilyn Sanders Mobley. Folk Roots and Mythic Wings in Sarah Orne Jewett and Toni Morrison: The Cultural Function of Narrative. Louisiana State University Press. 1994. 193pp.

Gwen L. Nagel (editor). Critical Essays on Sarah Orne Jewett. Boston, MA: G. K. Hall. 1984. 254pp.

Margaret Roman. Sarah Orne Jewett: Reconstructing Gender. University of Alabama Press. 1992. 264pp.

Sarah Way Sherman. Sarah Orne Jewett: An American Persephone. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England. 1989. 333pp.

Elizabeth Silverthorne. Sarah Orne Jewett: A Writer's Life. Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press. 1993. 239pp.

J. Sougnac. Sarah Orne Jewett. Paris, France: Jouve. 1937. 183pp.

Clara Carter Weber; Carl J. Weber. Bibliography of the Published Writings of Sarah Orne Jewett. Waterville, ME: Colby College Press. 1949. 105pp.

Perry D. Westbrook. Acres of Flint: Sarah Orne Jewett and Her Contemporaries. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press. 1981. 204pp.


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  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.781)

  7. Webster's American Biographies (p.548)

  8. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers (p.221)

  9. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.128)

  10. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.382)

  11. American Authors 1600-1900 (pp.18-20)

  12. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.107)

  13. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.529)

  14. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.373)

  15. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.244)

  16. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.499)

  17. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.576)

  18. Northeastern Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.281)

  19. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (pp.432-34)

  20. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.8)

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