Working Women, Literary Ladies: The Industrial Revolution and Female Aspiration

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Working Women, Literary Ladies explores the simultaneous entry of working-class women in the United States into wage-earning factory labor and into opportunities for mental and literary development. It is the first book to examine the fascinating exchange between the work and literary spheres for laboring women in the rapidly industrializing America of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. As women entered the public sphere as workers, their opportunities for intellectual growth expanded, even as those same ...

Working Women, Literary Ladies: The Industrial Revolution and Female Aspiration 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195327816

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Working Women, Literary Ladies: The Industrial Revolution and Female Aspiration 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195327809

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