Language and Gender in American Fiction: Howells, James, Wharton and Cather

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Between January 1880 and December 1889, Harper's Monthly Magazine published 263 works of fiction; half of these were written by women. Judging by the popularity of contemporary mass-circulation magazines. women writers of the late nineteenth century enjoyed equal opportunity in the world of commercial publishing. Yet although they wrote best-sellers and won prizes, the institutions that keep writers and their reputations alive chose not to sustain these writers, and few are familiar today; Sarah Orne Jewett, Mary Wilkins ...

Language and Gender in American Fiction: Howells, James, Wharton and Cather 1997, University of Virginia Press

ISBN-13: 9780813917245

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Language and Gender in American Fiction: Howells, James, Wharton and Cather 1997, Palgrave MacMillan, London

ISBN-13: 9781349114085

1997 edition

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