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Autobiography of an elderly woman

by Vorse, Mary Heaton

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Published by Pushcart Press, Distributed by W.W. Norton in Wainscott, NY, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vorse, Mary Heaton, -- 1874-1966.,
  • Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Women journalists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Feminists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Aging -- Fiction.,
  • Old age -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Houghton Mifflin, 1911.

    StatementAnonymous ; afterword by Doris Grumbach.
    ContributionsGrumbach, Doris.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22225146M
    ISBN 100916366790

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