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One writer"s beginnings

Eudora Welty

One writer"s beginnings

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welty, Eudora, -- 1909- -- Childhood and youth,
  • Welty, Eudora, -- 1909- -- Biography,
  • Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Mississippi -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Revised versions of 3 lectures delivered at Harvard University in Apr. 1983.

    StatementEudora Welty.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesThe William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization -- 1983, William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization -- 1983.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p., [11] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16604339M


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