Woman's Fiction: A Guide to Novels by and About Women in America 1820-70 / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- University of Illinois Press
This reissue of the pioneering and standard book on antebellum women's domestic novels contains a new introduction situating the book in the context of important recent developments in the study of women's writing. Nina Baym considers 130 novels by 48 women, focusing on works by a dozen especially productive and successful writers.