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By Catharine Maria Sedgwick,Victoria Clements,Cathy N. Davidson

The Early American ladies Writers sequence deals infrequent works of fiction by way of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century girls, each one reprinted in its entirety, every one with a foreword via basic Editor Cathy N. Davidson, who locations the radical in a ancient and literary standpoint. Written in 1822, A New-England story is the 1st of the various novels, stories, and brief journal items Catharine Sedgwick released in the course of her lifetime. the tale of an orphan lady in rural New England and the ethical trials she faces as she grows up, this early instance of the preferred nineteenth-century women's novel presents a different examine the spiritual and social weather at this important interval in America's nationwide improvement. Addressing a few of the advanced non secular, political, and philosophical problems with the time, in addition to issues of the girl author, A New-England story is a vintage tale of a tender woman's ethical and fabric triumphs.

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