A White Heron and Other Stories by Sarah Orne JewettA White Heron and Other Stories by Sarah Orne Jewett

A White Heron and Other Stories

bySarah Orne Jewett

Paperback | July 2, 1999

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A celebration of the past in stories dealing with female friendships and tales that portray the resilience with which her female characters respond to poverty. Includes "The Town Poor," "Miss Peck's Promotion," "The Passing of Sister Barsett," "The Denham Ladies," "Miss Tempy’s Watchers," and 5 more.
Although Sarah Orne Jewett spent much of her life in South Berwick, Maine, the locale of many of her short stories, she traveled far beyond the narrow reaches of that New England seaport, both literally and figuratively. Classified as a regional or local-color writer, she produced stories that are among the finest in American literatur...
Title:A White Heron and Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.25 × 5.19 × 0.68 inPublished:July 2, 1999Publisher:Dover Publications

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486408841

ISBN - 13:9780486408842

Appropriate for ages: 11

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