Author:SARAH HART PHELPS JEWETT

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1872 + 1911 ORIGINAL, UNIQUE CROSS CENTURY PAIR [2] OF MANUSCRIPT DIARIES HANDWRITTEN BY THE WIFE OF NEW YORK CITY PUBLISHER AND CROSS GENDER JUVENILE AUTHOR HANNAH WARNER

By: SARAH HART PHELPS JEWETT

Price: $4,485.99

Publisher: HOLYOKE MASSACHUSETTS NEW YORK CITY NY, 1872

Seller ID: 0001766

Condition: Good


On offer is a super pair [2] of original manuscript diaries handwritten by Sarah Hart Phelps Jewett who was the wife of Civil War veteran, author [sometimes under the nom de plume Hannah Warner] and publisher, John Howard Jewett. The first diary was written in 1872 when John and his wife lived in Holyoke and he was the editor of the Holyoke Transcript. Approximately 60% full, having 90 blank pages, there is still a wealth of narrative in this "page a day" diary and her entries often fill an entire page. [Remarkably the second diary is nearly 40 years later from 1911 as identified in he... View more info