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Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811–1896)

Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin

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15,919 (18,601)1991,132 (3.78)90
Uncle Tom's Cabin 13,730 copies, 163 reviews
The Annotated Uncle Tom's Cabin 185 copies, 1 review
Oldtown folks 37 copies
Poganuc People 30 copies
My Wife and I 19 copies
The New Housekeeper's Manual 4 copies, 1 review
Dred. 1 1 copy
Dred. 2 1 copy
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories (Contributor) 648 copies, 2 reviews
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 256 copies, 3 reviews
The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Volume 1 (Author, some editions) 226 copies
In the Nursery, Volume 1 (Contributor) 219 copies
Life in the Iron Mills [Bedford Cultural Editions] (Contributor) 119 copies, 1 review
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (Contributor) 102 copies
The Giant Book of Ghost Stories (Contributor) 51 copies, 1 review
Autobiography of Josiah Henson: An Inspiration for Harriet Beecher Stowe's… (Introduction; Foreword, some editions) 39 copies, 1 review
100 Tiny Tales of Terror (Contributor) 24 copies
American literature; the makers and the making (Contributor, some editions) 23 copies
Uncle Tom's Cabin [1927 film] (Original book) 4 copies
Father Henson's Story of His Own Life (Introduction, some editions) 3 copies

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Harriet Beecher of the remarkable Beecher clan attended the school for girls run by her sister Catharine. In 1836, she married Calvin Ellis Stowe, a professor of Biblical literature. To help support her growing family (she had 7 children), Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote short stories and ran a small school in her home. She was catapulted to fame and helped turn millions of people away from slavery with the publication of her instant bestseller Uncle Tom's Cabin in 1851. Upon meeting her in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln is alleged to have said, "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that started this great war!"
Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. She came from the Beecher family, a famous religious family, and is best known for her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852), which depicts the harsh conditions for enslaved African Americans. The book reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States and Great Britain, energizing anti-slavery forces in the American North, while provoking widespread anger in the South. Stowe wrote 30 books, including novels, three travel memoirs, and collections of articles and letters. She was influential for both her writings and her public stances and debates on social issues of the day.
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