New evaluation of a forgotten American woman writer

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New evaluation of a forgotten American woman writer

Show simple item record Lababidi, Iman en_US 2009-11-25T13:35:59Z 2009-11-25T13:35:59Z 1998 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Journal of the Documentation and Humanities Research Center, 1998, No. 10, Pages 43-58. en_US
dc.description.abstract Caroline Lee Hentz was a best-selling author. All of her books enjoyed a wide popularity, 100,000 copies being sold in a three year period over her life time. Furthermore, her books continued to sell following her death in 1856. Publishers kept some of the titles in print until the last decade of the century, which indicates that they continued to be in demand. A Philadelphia house, under the successive names of Carey and Hart, A. Hart, and Perry and MacMillan, was Hentz's original publisher. After her death the stereotype plates of all her volumes were purchased by T.B. Peterson and Brothers, also of Philadelphia, who then issued "Peterson's Uniform Edition of the Complete Works of Mrs. Caroline Lee Hentz" guaranteed to be printed on better paper then before. The last discoverable imprint of this edition was in 1889.
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Qatar University en_US
dc.subject English Literature en_US
dc.title New evaluation of a forgotten American woman writer en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.identifier.pagination 43-58 en_US
dc.identifier.issue 10 en_US

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