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Winslow, Ola Elizabeth Winslow, Thyra Samter Winter, Ella Winwar, Frances Wolf, Naomi Wong, Jade Snow Wood, Ann See Douglas, Ann Wood, S. S. B. K. Woodhull, Victoria Woods, Caroline H. xlvi AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS Woods, Katharine Pearson Woolsey, Sarah Chauncey Woolson, Constance Fenimore Wormeley, Katharine Prescott Wright, Frances Wright, Julia McNair Wright, Mabel Osgood Wright, Mary Clabaugh Wyatt, Edith Franklin Wylie, Elinor Hoyt Yamada, Mitsuye Yamamoto, Hisaye Yamanaka, Lois-Ann Yates, Elizabeth Yezierska, Anzia Yglesias, Helen Youmans, Eliza Ann Young, Ann Eliza Young, Ella Young, Marguerite Young, Rida Johnson Zaturenska, Marya Zolotow, Charlotte Zugsmith, Leane ABBREVIATIONS A style of all or nothing (initials or complete title) has been employed in this new edition; partial abbreviations have been purged, to limit confusion.

Mitchell’s publication corrects the bowdlerized portrait of Adams rendered by her Victorian grandson, Charles Francis Adams. His Letters of Mrs. , 1840-41) and Familiar Letters of John Adams and His Wife Abigail Adams During the Revolution (1876) not only censor her passionate declarations of love to John, but also delete much from her personal accounts of pregnancies and childbirth, the dysentery epidemic of 1775, and smallpox inoculations. Adams’ personality Adams never hesitated to address herself to political matters.

Indiscreet Letter (1915). Stingy Receiver (1917). Ne’er-Do-Much (1918). Old-Dad (1919). Rainy Week (1921). Fairy Prince, and Other Stories (1922). Silver Moon (1923). Love and the Ladies (1928). But Once a Year (1928). Minister Who Kicked the Cat (1932). Being Little in Cambridge When Everyone Else Was Big (1936). BIBLIOGRAPHY: Reference works:Notable Boston Authors, M. Flagg, ed. (1965). Other references: Boston Transcript (15 Oct. 1913, 1 Dec. 1928). NYT (12 Oct. 1913, 3 Jan. 1937). Springfield Republican (11 Oct.

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