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The Peabody sisters : three women who ignited American romanticism / Megan Marshall.

Marshall, Megan. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 0395389925
  • Description: xx, 602 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2005.

Available copies

  • 27 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 32 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Beverly Room Beverly Room F 74 .S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Library Use Only -
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction F 74 .S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks F74 .S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction F 74 S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection F 74 .S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Nonfiction 920.7/M369p (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 974.403/Marshall (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn Adult NonFiction 929.2/Marshall (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction F 74 .S1 M225 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO PEABODY FAMILY 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: List of Illustrations -- The Peabody Family Genealogy -- Preface -- Prologue: July 9, 1842 -- Part I. Origins, 1746-1803 -- 1. Matriarch -- 2. Legacies -- 3. Seductions -- 4. "Belinda" -- 5. Flight into Union -- Part II. The Family School, 1804-1820 -- 6. "My Hopes All of Happiness" -- 7. Salem Girlhoods -- 8. The Doctor and His Wife -- 9. "Heretical Tendencies" -- 10. "Beginning to Live" -- Part III. Elizabeth, 1821-1824 -- 11. Lancaster -- 12. Boston -- 13. Maine -- Part IV. Mary and Elizabeth, 1825-1828 -- 14. "I Am Always My Own Heroine" -- 15. "There Is No Scandal in Brookline" -- 16. "Life Is Too Interesting to Me Now" -- 17. An Interior Revolution -- Part V. Sophia, 1829-1832 -- 18. Dr. Walter -- 19. "My Soul Steps Forth upon the Paper" -- 20. "First Retreat into Solitude" -- 21. "Scatteration" -- Part VI. Somerset Court and La Recompensa, 1833-1835 -- 22. Chastity -- 23. Blind Fair -- 24. Cuba Journals -- Part VII. "Before the Age in Salem," 1836-1839 -- 25. Temple School Revisited -- 26. Little Waldo, Jones Very, and the "Divinity School Address" -- 27. The Sister Years -- Part VIII. 13 West Street, Boston, 1840-1842 -- 28. Conversation -- 29. "Mr. Ripley's Utopia" -- 30. Two Funerals and a Wedding -- Epilogue: May 1, 1843 -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index

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