The Peabody sisters three women who ignited American romanticism

Title The Peabody sisters three women who ignited American romanticism
Names Marshall, Megan.
Book Number DB060723
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Draws on personal letters to depict the first four decades of three New England sisters' lives in the nineteenth-century. Describes how the Peabodys' intellectual pursuits inspired the Transcendentalist movement. Relates the marriage of artist Sophia to writer Nathaniel Hawthorne and teacher Mary to educator Horace Mann--men Elizabeth also loved. 2005.
Narrator Pardee, Martha Harmon.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Long Book - LO
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Literature - LIT
Literature - Essays, letters, speeches - ELS
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Romanticism - Massachusetts - History - 19th century
Romanticism - United States - History - 19th century
Sisters - Massachusetts - Salem - Biography
Women intellectuals - Massachusetts - Salem - Biography
Massachusetts - Intellectual life - 19th century
Salem (Mass.) - Biography
United States - Intellectual life - 19th century
Call Number 974.4030922 B ANF
Language English
Released 2005
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2005 (AMI, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005. 0395389925
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