Title Woman's Fiction: A Guide To Novels By And About Women In America, 1820-70.
Book Condition Softcover. Good condition.
Edition Second Edition.
Publisher University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago: 1993.
025206285X / 9780252062858
Seller ID 30239X1
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. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Literary Criticism, Women's Studies, American Fiction, Maria McIntosch, Ann Stephens, Caroline Chesebro, Nina Baym).