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Title: Introduction (The Weird Gathering and Other Tales)

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Title: Introduction (The Weird Gathering and Other Tales) Title Record # 2026836
Author: Ronald Curran
Date: 1979-06-00
Type: ESSAY
Language: English
Synopsis: The editor explains how the stories chosen for the anthology reflect the popular thinking of the beginning of the industrial age as traditional roles and behavior underwent rapid change, in particular their attitudes towards and expectations of women, as filtered through the popular conceptions of witches, fairies, natural spirits, and "savages".
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Weird Gathering and Other Tales: "Supernatural" Woman in American Popular FIction, 1800-1850 1979-06-00 ed. Ronald Curran Fawcett Crest 0-449-23994-2
$2.50?$: US dollar
574
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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The Weird Gathering and Other Tales: "Supernatural" Woman in American Popular FIction, 1800-1850 1989-10-00 ed. Ronald Curran Fawcett Crest 0-449-23994-2
$4.95?$: US dollar
574
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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