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The Resource "The yellow wallpaper" and other stories, Charlotte Perkins Gilman

"The yellow wallpaper" and other stories, Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Label
"The yellow wallpaper" and other stories
Title
"The yellow wallpaper" and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
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Language
eng
Summary
Best known for the 1892 title story of this collection, a harrowing tale of a woman's descent into madness, Charlotte Perkins Gilman wrote more than 200 other short stories. Seven of her finest are reprinted here. Written from a feminist perspective, often focusing on the inferior status accorded to women by society, the tales include "turned," an ironic story with a startling twist, in which a husband seduces and impregnates a nïave servant; "Cottagette," concerning the romance of a young artist and a man who's apparently too good to be true; "Mr. Peebles' Heart," a liberating tale of a fiftyish shopkeeper whose sister-in-law, a doctor, persuades him to take a solo trip to Europe, with revivifying results; "The Yellow Wallpaper"; and three other outstanding stories. These charming tales are not only highly readable and full of humor and invention, but also offer ample food for thought about the social, economic, and personal relationship of men and women - and how they might be improved
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Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Dover thrift editions
Target audience
adult
Label
"The yellow wallpaper" and other stories, Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=28&titleID=1348689
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; DOVER THRIFT EDITIONS; Copyright Page; Note; Table of Contents; THE YELLOW WALLPAPER; THREE THANKSGIVINGS; THE COTTAGETTE; TURNED; MAKING A CHANGE; IF I WERE A MAN; MR. PEEBLES' HEART; DOVER {u00A8} THRIFT {u00A8} EDITIONS
Control code
sky2ocm80547952
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780486111018
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fb20f939-6d7b-457d-b6ba-dcc8e4c84fb7
Specific material designation
remote
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
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Label
"The yellow wallpaper" and other stories, Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=28&titleID=1348689
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; DOVER THRIFT EDITIONS; Copyright Page; Note; Table of Contents; THE YELLOW WALLPAPER; THREE THANKSGIVINGS; THE COTTAGETTE; TURNED; MAKING A CHANGE; IF I WERE A MAN; MR. PEEBLES' HEART; DOVER {u00A8} THRIFT {u00A8} EDITIONS
Control code
sky2ocm80547952
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780486111018
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fb20f939-6d7b-457d-b6ba-dcc8e4c84fb7
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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