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A Rebecca Harding Davis Reader: "Life in the Iron Mills," Selected Fiction, and Essays

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Rebecca Harding Davis was a prolific writer who published chiefly in popular periodicals over the latter half of the nineteenth century. In tales that combine realism with sentimentalism and in topical essays, Davis confronted a wide range of current issues-notably women's problems-as one who knew the frustration caused by the genteel female's helpless social position and barriers against women entering the working world. In an excellent critical introduction, Jean Pfaelzer integrates cultural, historical, and psychological ...

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A Rebecca Harding Davis Reader: "Life in the Iron Mills," Selected Fiction, and Essays 1995, University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh PA

ISBN-13: 9780822955696

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A Rebecca Harding Davis Reader: Life in the Iron-Mills, Selected Fiction & Essays 1995, University of Pittsburgh Press

ISBN-13: 9780822938873

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