Hungry Heart: The Literary Emergence of Julia Ward Howe

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Hungry Heart reexamines the early literary career of Julia Ward Howe (1819-1910), best remembered as the author of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic." Combining biographical narrative with textual analysis, Gary Williams reconstructs Howe's emergence as a writer against the backdrop of her deeply troubled marriage to Boston philanthropist Samuel Gridley Howe. Among her early writings, Williams pays particular attention to Passion-Flowers, a celebrated yet controversial volume of poems published in 1854, as well as to an ...

Hungry Heart: The Literary Emergence of Julia Ward Howe 2010, University of Massachusetts Press, Massachusetts

ISBN-13: 9781558498020

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Hungry Heart: The Literary Emergence of Julia Ward Howe 1999, University of Massachusetts Press

ISBN-13: 9781558491571

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