Bibliographic Details

American women prose writers, 1870-1920 / edited by Sharon M. Harris with the assistance of Heidi L.M. Jacobs and Jennifer Putzi.

Imprint Detroit : Gale Group, c2000.
Description xxiii, 460 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Language English
Series Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 221
Subject American prose literature -- Women authors -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
American prose literature -- 19th century -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
American prose literature -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
Women and literature -- United States -- Dictionaries.
Women authors, American -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
American prose literature -- Women authors.
Women and literature.
Women authors, American.
United States.
Reference works.
Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
Biography -- Dictionaries.
Dictionaries.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5703575
Other authors / contributors Harris, Sharon M.
ISBN 0787631302 (alk. paper)
Notes "A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-392) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Octavia Albert /
  • Phoebe Jackson
  • Mary Antin /
  • Betty Bergland
  • Mary Austin /
  • Linda K. Karell
  • Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr /
  • Rose Norman
  • Lillie Devereux Blake /
  • Grace Farrell
  • S. Alice Callahan /
  • Annette Van Dyke
  • Kate McPhelim Cleary /
  • Susanne George Bloomfield
  • Anna Julia Cooper /
  • Jennifer A. Kohout
  • Mary Abigail Dodge (Gail Hamilton) /
  • Annmarie Pinarski
  • Alice Morse Earle /
  • Katharine Gillespie
  • Edith Maude Eaton (Sui Sin Far) /
  • Nicole Tonkovich
  • Winnifred Eaton (Onoto Watanna) /
  • Maureen Honey
  • Sarah Barnwell Elliott /
  • Susan Neal Mayberry
  • Annie Adams Fields /
  • Deborah M. Evans
  • Mary Hallock Foote /
  • Victoria Lamont
  • Mary E. Wilkins Freeman /
  • Marylynne Diggs
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman /
  • Robin Miskolcze
  • Emma Goldman /
  • Priscilla Wald
  • Anna Katharine Green /
  • Marie T. Farr
  • Susan Hale /
  • Karen Dandurand
  • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper /
  • Maggie Montesinos Sale
  • Constance Cary Harrison (Mrs. Burton Harrison) /
  • Kathy Ryder
  • Mary Jane Holmes /
  • Barbara J. McGuire
  • Alice James /
  • Kristin Bourdeau
  • Sarah Orne Jewett /
  • Melanie Kisthardt
  • Mrs. A.E. Johnson (Amelia Johnson) /
  • Wendy Wagner
  • Emma Dunham Kelley /
  • Barbara McCaskill
  • Lucy Larcom /
  • Shirley Marchalonis
  • Laura Jean Libbey /
  • Jean Carwile Masteller
  • Queen Lili'uokalani /
  • Lydia Kualapai
  • Victoria Earle Matthews /
  • Shirley Wilson Logan
  • María Cristina Mena (María Cristina Chambers) /
  • E. Thomson Shields
  • Mourning Dove (Humishuma) /
  • Alanna Kathleen Brown
  • Elizabeth Stuart Phelps /
  • Mary Bortnyk Rigsby
  • Agnes Repplier /
  • Paul Hansom
  • María Amparo Ruiz de Burton /
  • José F. Aranda
  • Amanda Smith /
  • Venetria K. Patton
  • Harriet Prescott Spofford /
  • Jennifer Putzi
  • Gene Stratton-Porter /
  • Anne K. Phillips
  • Suzie King Taylor /
  • Joycelyn K. Moody
  • Ida B. Wells-Barnett /
  • Stephanie Athey
  • Frances E. Willard /
  • Mary Hurd
  • Martha Wolfenstein /
  • Rosalind G. Benjet
  • Constance Fenimore Woolson /
  • Sharon L. Dean
  • Anzia Yezierska /
  • Julie Prebel.