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Sui Sin Far / Edith Maude Eaton: A Literary Biography

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The first full-length biography of the first published Asian North American fiction writer portrays a gifted, unsung woman and a world rarely seen in anything other than stereotypes. The eldest daughter of a Chinese mother and British father, Edith Maude Eaton was born in England in 1865. Her family moved to Quebec in the early 1870s; she was removed from school at age ten to help support her parents and twelve siblings. In the 1880s and 1890s she worked as a stenographer, journalist, and fiction writer in Montreal, often ...

Sui Sin Far / Edith Maude Eaton: A Literary Biography 1995, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252021138

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