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The Widow Bedott papers.

Frances M. Whitcher

The Widow Bedott papers.

by Frances M. Whitcher

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Published by Literature House in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Humorous stories, American,
    • Widows -- Fiction,
    • Widows -- Humor,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Facsimile reproduction of the ed. published in New York by Mason, Baker & Pratt in 1874.

      SeriesAmerican humorists series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.W5813 W4, PS3174.W45 W4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 403 p.
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5441326M
      ISBN 100839821611
      LC Control Number73091096
      OCLC/WorldCa46905

        The earliest English rendering appeared in as 'Experience is mother of prudence,' which was included in Richard Taverner's 'Proverbes or Adagies.'.the exact wording, 'Experience is the best teacher,' appeared in the 'Widow Bedott Papers' by Frances M. Whitcher.".   She also contributed Aunt Magwire's Experiences and Letters from Timberville to Godey's Lady's Book, illustrating many of the sketches herself. The Widow Bedott Papers (, frequently reissued) and Widow Spriggins, Mary Elmer, and Other Sketches () are collections that reveal her skill at droll caricature, faithful reproduction of.

      A collection entitled Widow Bedott Papers was published posthumously in and reportedly sold , copies within a decade. A second collection, Widow Spriggins, Mary Elmer, and Other Sketches, appeared in , and as late as “Petroleum V. Nasby” (David Ross Locke) published a comedy, The Widow Bedott, or a Hunt for a Husband. The Widow is a British television drama series created and written by Harry and Jack Williams, airing on both British ITV and American streaming service Prime Video, with Prime also carrying the series stars Kate Beckinsale as a woman who believes that her husband was killed in a plane crash three years earlier, but then discovers that he is still alive in the Congo.

      Clara Craig, the university's first research librarian made this notation the book "Widow Bedott Papers" by Frances Whitcher. The basement of Love Library north filled with hunters looking to document interesting bits of history in handwritten margin. Tags: Book . Alice Bradley Haven has 24 books on Goodreads with 3 ratings. Alice Bradley Haven’s most popular book is The Widow Bedott Papers.


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Neal () (Reprint) [Leatherbound] Whitcher, Frances Miriam Berry, Verlag: Pranava Books (). Showed early talent for drawing caricatures and writing satirical verse and parodies; published "Widow Spriggins" in weekly paper in Rome, New York; began publishing "The Widow Bedott" monologues in Neal's Saturday Gazette (); submitted "Aunt Magwire's Experience" to Godey's Lady's Book (–49); posthumous collection The Widow Bedott.

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Whicher (No attribution) * With an Introduction by Alice B. Neal Illustrator: Jacob A. Dallas Engraver: Nathaniel Orr Publisher: Derby & Jackson New York Date: Edition: First Edition, first printing Binding: Hard Cover.

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Morris, Linda A. Finton, "Women Vernacular Humorists in Nineteenth-Century America: Ann Stephens, Frances Whitcher, and Marietta Holley" (dissertation, ). Neal, A., Introduction to The Widow Bedott Papers ().InThe Widow Bedott Papers, was gathered from her writings and published in book form, featuring her chief character, the comic fool The Widow Bedott.

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