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New England nun

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

New England nun

and other stories

by Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mary E. Wilkins Freeman ; with an introduction by Fred Lewis Pattee.
SeriesHarper"s modern classics, Harper"s modern classics
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 468 p. (1 leaf of plates) :
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15040223M

  Maybe P. G. Wodehouse? Or Carol Shields? I recommend Mary E. Wilkins Freeman’s enjoyable book, A New England Nun and Other Stories. This has gathered dust on my shelves, possibly because Freeman () used to be dismissed as a “regional” writer. Yes, her books are set in New England, but why is that regional? item 3 A New England Nun and Other Stories by Mary E. Wilkins (English) Hardcover Book - A New England Nun and Other Stories by Mary E. Wilkins (English) Hardcover Book. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write .

“A New England Nun” is a deceptively simple story with undercurrents of elaborate symbolism. Far more than just a tale depicting the plight of a domestic homebound New England woman, the story is a complicated mix of imagery and symbolism that reveal layers of meaning. A New England Nun and Other StoriesAcknowledgments Introduction by Sandra A. Zagarell Suggestions for Further Reading A Note on the Texts A Moral Exigency A Mistaken Charity A New England Nun A Poetess Louisa The Revolt of “Mother” The Jamesons One Good Time The Love of Parson Lord The Parrot The Lost Ghost Old Woman Magoun The Winning Lady.

  "A New England Nun And Other stories," is a collection of short stories about nostalgic New England small town & village life, showcasing Wilkin's basic "Nun" of the title story is Louisa Ellis, a woman who has lived alone for many years. She is considered Author: Mary E. Wilkins. Considered a "regionalist" writer, like Kate Chopin and fellow New Englander Sarah Orne Jewett, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman began writing at a time in America's history when literature was becoming the first "culture industry", and she found a growing market for her work in popular magazines. This collection shows Freeman's many modes -- romantic, gothic, and 5/5(1).


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