Samantha Among the Brethren

By: Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)

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Book Condition: Good


Cloth spine toned, half-inch tear in cloth at bottom of spine, front and rear hinges starting, pencil name and ink note on front endpaper, pages toned, pages foxed. 1890 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 437 pp. With illustrations.Marietta Holley (1836-1926) was an American humorist who used satire to comment on U.S. society and politics. Her successful series of Samantha books feature the character of Samantha Allen, a wise small-town woman, who goes on adventures in urban America and Europe, and her foolish husband, Josiah Allen. Holley was so skilled with satire and so popular that she was often compared to Mark Twain and Edgar Nye.Keywords: JOSIAH ALLEN WIFE SAMANTHA AMONG BRETHREN MARIETTA HOLLEY AMERICAN HUMORIST HUMOR LITERATURE

Title: Samantha Among the Brethren

Author: Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)

Categories: American, Early Imprints,

Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls: 1890

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2199897