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By Mary E. Wilkins Freeman,Sandra Zagarell

ISBN-10: 1354742842

ISBN-13: 9781354742846

ISBN-10: 1535419385

ISBN-13: 9781535419383

A assortment that indicates Freeman's many modes - romantic, gothic, and psychologically symbolic - in addition to her use of pathos and sentimentality, humour, satire and irony. those tales centre on questions of women's integrity, braveness and privation; discover the assumption of masculinity; and dramatise the connection among rural New England and sleek tradition and trade. additionally incorporated here's 'The Jamesons', a chain of sketches approximately village existence reprinted for the 1st time because the flip of the 20 th century.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts more suitable by way of introductions and notes by way of unusual students and modern authors, in addition to updated translations by means of award-winning translators.

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