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The country of the pointed firs / by Sarah Orne Jewett.

Author/Creator:
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909.
Publication:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1896 (Cambridge [Mass.] : Riverside Press)
Format/Description:
Book
213 p. ; 18 cm.
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Subjects:
Women authors -- Fiction.
Seaside resorts -- Fiction.
Summer resorts -- Fiction.
Country life -- Fiction.
Authorship -- Fiction.
Maine -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Psychological fiction.
Pastoral fiction.
Publishers' advertisements -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 19th century.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Summary:
In this contemporary collection of short stories, Jewett explores the lives of the inhabitants of struggling small towns along the Maine coast. A classic American novella. -- vendor's description.
Notes:
Publisher's advertisement on p. opp. t.p.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy 1 has ms. inscription ("Pickman") in pencil at head of front free endpaper and title leaf.
Schimmel Collection copies 1 & 2 presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Schimmel Collection copy 1 has bookseller's label ("W.B. CLARKE & CO. ... BOSTON.") on front free endpaper.
Schimmel Collection copy 1 has [2] p. of publisher's advertisement bound in at end of vol.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy 1 & 2)
W.B. Clarke & Co. (label) (Schimmel Collection copy 1)
Penn Chronology:
1896
Cited in:
BAL 10910
Contributor:
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
5693110