Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1849-09-03
Death 1909-06-24
Americans
French, English

Biographical notes:

Sarah Orne Jewett was one of America's foremost regional writers. She produced novels, stories, and sketches, generally concerned with the lives and traditions of women in the rural areas of coastal New England. Her gentle, well-observed, respectful style transcends the limitations of genre and continue to make her work relevant.

From the description of Sarah Orne Jewett letter to Loulie, ca. 1890. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54429003

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Subjects:

  • Women poets, American--19th century
  • Shipping
  • American literature--19th century
  • Astrology
  • American fiction--Women authors--19th century
  • Women authors, American - 19th century--Correspondence
  • American literature--Women authors
  • Short stories, American--Women authors--19th century
  • Illustration of books
  • Girls--Conduct of life--History--19th century
  • Children's stories, American--Women authors--19th century
  • Novelists, American--19th century--Manuscripts

Occupations:

  • Novelists
  • Authors
  • Women authors

Places:

  • Berwick, ME, US
  • Berwick, ME, US