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Baym, Nina

Overview
Works: 136 works in 818 publications in 2 languages and 19,116 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Short stories  Bibliography  Psychological fiction  Biography  Bio-bibliography  Romance fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Redactor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nina Baym
The Norton anthology of American literature by Nina Baym( Book )

325 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,121 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 )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,086 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 )

43 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 649 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
New critical approaches to the short stories of Ernest Hemingway( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This companion volume reflects current scholarship and draws together essays that were published during the past decade or written for this collection."--Back cover
Feminism and American literary history : essays by Nina Baym( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening, and selected stories by Kate Chopin( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories tell of a woman who leaves her husband and family and life among the Creoles of Louisiana
The lamplighter by Maria S Cummins( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 412 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 other stories by Kate Chopin( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 328 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 by Nina Baym( Book )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 155 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 awakening, and selected stories of Kate Chopin by Kate Chopin( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 145 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 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a survey of American literature from its sixteenth-century origins onwards, which features the work of over 260 writers. This edition pays attention to cultural contexts through the inclusion of 45 colour plates, 12 contextual clusters, maps and timelines, and section introductions, headnotes, footnotes and bibliographies
The Norton anthology of American literature by Jerome Klinkowitz( Book )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read by millions of students over six editions, The Northern Anthology of American Literature remains the best-selling undergraduate survey of American literature. This seventh edition, the most extensive revision ever, features 34 new and diverse authors, 36 complete longer texts, 12 new contextual clusters, and 52 new color plates
Norton Anthology of American Literature by Nina Baym( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 116 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 by Nina Baym( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 112 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
Delia's doctors ; or, A glance behind the scenes by Hannah Gardner Creamer( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delia Thornton, a young invalid, visits various doctors including allopaths, homeopaths, hydropaths, and mesmerists, without being cured; her health steadily improves after she gains a political consciousness
 
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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 (620)

Spanish (1)

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