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The Yellow Wallpaper By Charlotte Gilman

  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman's 1892 short story, The Yellow Wallpaper is a valuable piece of American feminist literature that reveals attitudes toward the psychological health of women in the nineteenth century. Diagnosed with "temporary nervous depression - a slight hysterical tendency" by her physician husband, a woman is confined to an...

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2009
  • Through a series of journal entries, a woman records her thoughts and feelings over the course of a summer, shortly after giving birth to her child. Confined to her bedroom on the advice of her husband, a physician, ?The Yellow Wallpaper? chronicles the woman?s increasing instability, as she becomes obsessed with the yellow wallpaper covering the...

    Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
    published : 2013
  • A groundbreaking feminist masterpiece and one of the most exquisite horror stories in American literature Diagnosed by her physician husband with a ?temporary nervous depression?a slight hysterical tendency? after the birth of her child, a woman is urged to rest for the summer in an old colonial mansion. Forbidden from doing work of any kind,...

    Publisher : Open Road Media
    published : 2015
  • THE YELLOW WALL-PAPER is a short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in The New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature, illustrating attitudes in the 19th century toward women's physical and mental health. Presented in the first person, the story is a collection of...

    Publisher : Start Publishing LLC
    published : 2013
  • The Yellow Wallpaper is a psychological short story about a Victorian woman on the edge of a nervous breakdown. When her husband deems she needs a "rest cure" after the birth of their child, they rent an abandoned colonial mansion with a "queer air" about it. The narrarator's room has horrible yellow wallpaper which incites her decent into madness....

    Publisher : Xist Publishing
    published : 2015
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3, 1860 ? August 17, 1935) was a prominent American sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and a lecturer for social reform. She was a utopian feminist during a time when her accomplishments were exceptional for women, and she served as a role model for future generations of feminists...

    Publisher : Copyright Group
    published : 2014
  • A depressed woman confined to her bedroom becomes obsessed with the room's yellow wallpaper and documents her slow descent into madness. Charlotte Perkins Gilman's controversial short story was first published in 1892.

    Publisher : Lerner Publishing Group
    published : 2017
  • A depressed woman confined to her bedroom becomes obsessed with the room's yellow wallpaper and documents her slow descent into madness. Charlotte Perkins Gilman's controversial short story was first published in 1892.

    Publisher : Lerner Publishing Group
    published : 2017
  • "The Yellow Wallpaper" is a 6,000-word short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature, illustrating attitudes in the 19th century toward women's physical and mental health.— Excerpted from Wikipedia,...

    Publisher : MobileReference.com
    published : 2010
  • WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY LINDY WEST When three American men discover a community of women, living in perfect isolation in the Amazon, they decide there simply must be men somewhere. How could these women survive without man's knowledge, experience and strength, not to mention reproductive power? In fact, what they have found is a civilisation free...

    Publisher : Random House
    published : 2015