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The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett

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Written in English

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  • Fiction,
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  • Literature: Classics

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11820565M
ISBN 101420925180
ISBN 109781420925180

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  Jewett made her reputation with the novella The Country of the Pointed Firs (), A Country Doctor (), a novel reflecting her father and her early ambitions for a medical career, and A White Heron (), a collection of short stories are among her finest work.5/5(4).   The Country of the Pointed Firs, published in , is Jewett’s best known work. This novel is narrated by an unnamed female writer from Boston who arrives at the seaside village of Dunnet Landing to spend the summer/5(41).   In Sarah Orne Jewett’s novella The Country of Pointed Firs, she visited Dunnet Landing, Maine for one summer. She traveled there from Boston to write in a quiet setting and she rented a room from Mrs. Todd, the local herbalist. Her warm presence invoked life stories from the townsfolk all over the area/5(15). In Sarah Orne Jewett’s novella The Country of Pointed Firs, she visited Dunnet Landing, Maine for one summer. She traveled there from Boston to write in a quiet setting and she rented a room from Mrs. Todd, the local herbalist. Her warm presence invoked life stories from the townsfolk all over the area/5(17).

  The Paperback of the The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah O. Jewett at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(12). The Country of the Pointed Firs was first published in , when Sarah Orne Jewett was about 47 years old. The only thing I had previously read by Sarah Orne Jewett was The White Heron, which seems to be the short story that is always chosen for the anthologies/5. The Country of the Pointed Firs is a popular book by Sarah Orne Jewett. Read The Country of the Pointed Firs, free online version of the book by Sarah Orne Jewett, on Sarah Orne Jewett's The Country of the Pointed Firs consists of 21 parts for ease of reading. Librivox recording of Country of the Pointed Firs, by Sarah Orne Jewett. The Country of the Pointed Firs () is considered Jewett's finest work, described by Henry James as her "beautiful little quantum of achievement." Despite James's diminutives, the novel remains a classic.

The Life Uncovered in A Lonely, Hard Fishing Village.. The Country of the Pointed Firs is an short story sequence by Sarah Orne Jewett which is considered by some literary critics to be her finest work. Henry James described it as her ""beautiful little quantum of achievement."" Ursula K. Le Guin praises its ""quietly powerful rhythms."".3/5(1). The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett () is considered this New England author’s finest work. Neither a novel nor traditional short stories, this book is rather a series of linked sketches of a fictional Maine seaport town called Dunnet Landing. Download The Country of the Pointed Firs free in PDF & EPUB format. Download SARAH ORNE JEWETT's The Country of the Pointed Firs for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. Readers wishing to experience The Country of the Pointed Firs, Jewett’s generally acknowledged masterpiece, as she originally published it, should seek out an edition such as that of Mary Ellen.