WorldCat Identities

Baym, Nina

Overview
Works: 147 works in 754 publications in 2 languages and 18,002 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Short stories  Biography  Bio-bibliography  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Religious fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PS507, 813.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nina Baym
The Norton anthology of American literature by Nina Baym( Book )

211 editions published between 1820 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 includes poetry, short stories, letters, and prose by Christopher Columbus, Bartolome de las Casas, Hernan Cortes, Bernal Diaz de Castillo, Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca, Arthur Barlowe, Thomas Harriot, John White, Samuel de Champlain, George Percy, John Smith, William Bradford, Thomas Morton, John Winthrop, Roger Williams, Anne Bradstreet, Michael Wigglesworth, Mary Rowlandson, Edward Taylor, Samuel Sewall, Cotton Mather, Sarah Kemble Knight, William Byrd, Jonathan Edwards, Benjamin Franklin, John Woolman, Samson Occom, Mercy Otis Warren, J. Hector St. John de Crevecoeur, William Bartram, John and Abigail Adams, Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, Olaudah Equiano, Judith Sargent Murray, Timothy Dwight, Philip Freneau, Phillis Wheatley, Sarah Wentworth Morgan, Susanna Rowson, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Catharine Maria Sedgwick, William Cullen Bryant, William Apess, Caroline Stansbury Kirkland, Lydia Maria Child, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, John Greenleaf Whittier, Edgar Allan Poe, Abraham Lincoln, Margaret Fuller, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Fanny Fern (Sarah Willis Parton), Harriet Jacobs, T.B. Thorpe, Henry David Thoreau, Frederick Douglass, Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Emily Dickinson, Rebecca Harding Davis, Louisa May Alcott, and Harriet Prescott Spofford
The scarlet letter : a reading by Nina Baym( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the plot, setting, characters, themes, and symbolism in Hawthorne's novel, and discusses the purpose of its "Custom-house" portion
Woman's fiction : a guide to novels by and about women in America, 1820-1870 by Nina Baym( Book )

40 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American women writers and the work of history, 1790-1860 by Nina Baym( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shape of Hawthorne's career by Nina Baym( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novels, readers, and reviewers : responses to fiction in antebellum America by Nina Baym( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American women of letters and the nineteenth-century sciences : styles of affiliation by Nina Baym( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the responses to science displayed in a range of writings by American women. Conceding that they could not become scientists, women insisted, however, that they were capable of understanding science and participating in its discourse. They used their access to publishing to advocate the study and transmission of scientific information to the general public. Baym's book includes biographies and a full exploration of these women's works. She also investigates science in women's novels, writing by and about women doctors, and the scientific claims advanced by women's spiritualist movements
Feminism and American literary history : essays by Nina Baym( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women writers of the American West, 1833-1927 by Nina Baym( Book )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lamplighter by Maria S Cummins( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of female development, The Lamplighter is a woman's version of the quest story. Its heroine, Gerty, comes on the scene as a child abandoned in the slums of Boston. Rescued by the kindly lamplighter Trueman Flint, she learns to meet life with courage and honesty. The novel ... remained continuously in print until the 1920s ... [and was] second in mid-century popularity only to Uncle Tom's Cabin."--Back cover
The awakening, and selected stories by Kate Chopin( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories tell of a woman who leaves her husband and family and life among the Creoles of Louisiana
The awakening, and other stories by Kate Chopin( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Louisiana woman meets a young resort owner while on vacation, she begins to fall in love with him despite her own marriage
The Norton anthology of American literature( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eighth Edition features a diverse and balanced variety of works and thorough but judicious editorial apparatus throughout. The new edition also includes more complete works, much-requested new authors, 170 in-text images, new and re-thought contextual clusters, and other tools that help instructors teach the course they want to teach
The Norton anthology of American literature by Wayne Franklin( Book )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of American literature drawn from throughout history, beginning with stories of the creation of the world and continuing through 1820. Includes a time line, color plates, and bibliographies
The awakening, and selected stories of Kate Chopin by Kate Chopin( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poignant story of a woman who pursues love outside of her restrictive marriage in turn-of-the-century New Orleans
The Norton anthology of American literature by Nina Baym( Book )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 8th edition of 'The Norton Anthology of American Literature' presents complete major works, balancing classic and newly emergent works
The Norton anthology of American literature by Nina Baym( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of American literature drawn from throughout history, beginning in 1820 and continuing through 1865. Includes a time line, color plates, and bibliographies
The Norton anthology of American literature( Book )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norton Anthology of American Literature by Mary Loeffelholz( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most trusted anthology for complete works, balanced selections, and helpful editorial apparatus. The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Shorter Eighth Edition, features a diverse and balanced variety of works and thorough but judicious editorial apparatus throughout. The new edition, which also newly includes much-requested authors and selections and 130 in-text images, remains an unmatched value for students
The Norton Anthology of American Literature( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The scarlet letter : a reading
Alternative Names
Nina Baym American literary critic

Nina Baym Amerikaans specialiste in literatuur

Nina Baym amerikanische Literaturwissenschaftlerin

Languages
English (466)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The scarlet letter : a readingWoman's fiction : a guide to novels by and about women in America, 1820-1870American women writers and the work of history, 1790-1860Novels, readers, and reviewers : responses to fiction in antebellum AmericaAmerican women of letters and the nineteenth-century sciences : styles of affiliationWomen writers of the American West, 1833-1927The lamplighterThe awakening, and selected stories