The novels of Harriet Beecher Stowe

by Alice Crozier

Publisher: Oxford University Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 235 Downloads: 43
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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Didactic fiction, American -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Alice C. Crozier.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2957 .C7
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5435022M
LC Control Number73083010

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Her book, Uncle Tom's Cabin transformed the way Americans thought about the institution of slavery and was read by people all over the world. Stowe said that the death of her own mother. When Harriet Beecher-Stowe published Uncle Tom's Cabin in it sold more copies than any book before, other than the Bible.

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