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Published by W. W. Norton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American Women authors,
  • Biography,
  • Feminists

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Matteson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2506 .M38 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25067042M
ISBN 109780393068054
LC Control Number2011040432

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  John Matteson received the Pulitzer Prize for Biography for Eden’s Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father and the Ann M. Sperber Prize for The Lives of Margaret Fuller. A Distinguished Professor of English at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the editor of The Annotated Little Women, he resides in the : Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.   In this title, John Matteson subtly states his thesis: Margaret Fuller, through her many experiences, grew and changed so fundamentally that it was as if she had different lives. Her first life, under the tutelage of a "tiger father", left her over educated with limited social skills.4/5. This acclaimed biography of Margaret Fuller, first published nearly five decades ago, is now available in a new, expanded edition. From the Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer John Matteson, an account of the "Susan Sontag" of nineteenth-century America. A brilliant writer and a fiery social critic, Margaret Fuller (–) was perhaps the most famous American woman of her generation. Outspoken and quick-witted, idealistic and adventurous, she became the leading female figure in the transcendentalist movement, wrote a /5(2).

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