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Sarah Orne Jewett

(1849—1909)


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(1849–1909),

American novelist and short‐story writer. Her volumes include Deephaven (1877), A Country Doctor (1884), A White Heron (1886; short stories), and The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896). Her precise, realistic, subdued portraits of ordinary New England people and her sense of community have won her an enduring reputation.

Subjects: Literature.


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