100 Best Books by American Women During the Past 100 Years, 1833-1933

Given by National Council of Women

98 Works 114,887 Books 1,832 Reviews ½ 3.9
This list was chosen by the National Council of Women in 1933. For reviews of each selected title, see the book on Hathitrust.
Kategorier:
Alle, Biografi (17), Drama (6), Essays (5), Fiction (21), Humor (3), Juvenile (11), Poetry (14), Religion (3), Science (1), Short Stories (4), Social Science (6), Travel (6), No Category (1)
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Twenty Years at Hull-House (1910) af Jane Addams
Biografi
Catherine the Great (1925) af Katharine Anthony
Biografi
The Promised Land (1912) af Mary Antin
Biografi
Earth Horizon: An Autobiography (1932) af Mary Hunter Austin
Biografi
The Life and Letters of Emily Dickinson (1972) af Martha Dickinson Bianchi
Biografi
Grandmother Brown's hundred years, 1827-1927 (1929) af Harriet Connor Brown
Biografi
Mozart (1932) af Marcia Davenport
Biografi
Angels and Amazons: A Hundred Years of American Women (Women in America: from colonial times to the 20th century) (1934) af Inez Haynes Irwin
Biografi
The Story of My Life (1903) af Helen Keller
Biografi
A New England Girlhood: Outlined from Memory (1889) af Lucy Larcom
Biografi
John Keats (1925) af Amy Lowell
Biografi
Pere Marquette (1929) af Agnes Repplier
Biografi
My Brother Theodore Roosevelt (1921) af Corinne Roosevelt Robinson
Biografi
The Story of a Pioneer (1994) af Anna Howard Shaw
Biografi
History of woman suffrage (1970) af Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Biografi
The life of Abraham Lincoln, drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters, and telegrams hitherto unpublished (1900) af Ida M. Tarbell
Biografi
Glimpses of fifty years; the autobiography of an American woman (1889) af Frances E. Willard
Biografi
When Ladies Meet: A Comedy (1932) af Rachel Crothers
Drama
The Poor Little Rich Girl (1912) af Eleanor Gates
Drama
Alison's House: A Play in Three Acts (1930) af Susan Glaspell
Drama
Fashion: Or, Life in New York(1845) (1954) af Anna Cora Mowatt
Drama
The Piper: A Play in Four Acts (1911) af Josephine Preston Peabody
Drama
Sun Up (1929) af Lula Vollmer
Drama
On understanding women (1931) af Mary R. Beard
Essays
Letters from New-York (1977) af Lydia Maria Child
Essays
Literature and art (2006) af Margaret Fuller
Essays
Godey's Lady's Book and Magazine (1850) af Sarah Josepha Hale
Essays
Poets & their art (1932) af Harriet Monroe
Essays
The Conqueror: Being the True and Romantic Story of Alexander Hamilton (1902) af Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
Fiction
Den gode jord (1931) af Pearl S. Buck
Fiction
The Deepening Stream (1930) af Dorothy Canfield
Fiction
Death Comes for the Archbishop (1927) af Willa Cather
Fiction
The Lamplighter (1854) af Maria S. Cummins
Fiction
St. Elmo (1866) af Augusta J. Evans
Fiction
Show Boat (1926) af Edna Ferber
Fiction
The Led-Horse Claim: A romance of the silver mines (1883) af Mary Hallock Foote
Fiction
Miss Lulu Bett (1920) af Zona Gale
Fiction
The Leavenworth Case: A Lawyer's Story (1878) af Anna Katharine Green
Fiction
Lummox (1924) af Fannie Hurst
Fiction
Ramona (1884) af Helen Hunt Jackson
Fiction
The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) af Sarah Orne Jewett
Fiction
To Have and to Hold (1899) af Mary Johnston
Fiction
Mother (1911) af Kathleen Norris
Fiction
Scarlet Sister Mary (1928) af Julia Peterkin
Fiction
The Gates Ajar (1869) af Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
Fiction
The Time of Man: A Novel (1926) af Elizabeth Madox Roberts
Fiction
The Little French Girl (1924) af Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Fiction
Onkel Toms Hytte (1852) af Harriet Beecher Stowe
Fiction
Ethan Frome (1911) af Edith Wharton
Fiction
The Peterkin Papers (1880) af Lucretia P. Hale
Humor
Josiah Allen's Wife As a P. A. and P. I. Samantha At the Centennial. Designed As a Bright and Shining Light, to Pierce the Fogs of Error and Injustice That Surround Society and Josiah, and to Bring More Clearly to View the Path... (1888) af Marietta Holley
Humor
American Humor: a Study of the National Character (1931) af Constance Rourke
Humor
Pigebørn eller Meg, Jo, Beth og Amy (1868) af Louisa May Alcott
Juvenile
Lille Lord Fauntleroy (1886) af Frances Hodgson Burnett
Juvenile
The Cat Who Went to Heaven (1930) af Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth
Juvenile
Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates (1865) af Mary Mapes Dodge
Juvenile
Elsie Dinsmore (1867) af Martha Finley
Juvenile
Little Prudy's Dotty Dimple (1868) af Sophie May
Juvenile
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1901) af Alice Hegan Rice
Juvenile
Five Little Peppers and How They Grew (1881) af Margaret Sidney
Juvenile
The Wide, Wide World (1850) af Susan Warner
Juvenile
Far Langben : en munter Fortælling for Pigebørn (1912) af Jean Webster
Juvenile
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1903) af Kate Douglas Wiggin
Juvenile
H.D.: Collected Poems, 1912-1944 (1983) af H.D.
Poetry
Alice and Phoebe Cary's Poems - The Poetical Works (1882) af Alice Cary
Poetry
Bells at evening and other verses (2011) af Fanny Crosby
Poetry
Honey out of the rock (1925) af Babette Deutsch
Poetry
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson (1955) af Emily Dickinson
Poetry
Later lyrics (2012) af Julia Ward Howe
Poetry
Renascence and Other Poems (1917) af Edna St. Vincent Millay
Poetry
The poems and sonnets of Louise Chandler Moulton af Louise Chandler Moulton
Poetry
Death and taxes (1931) af Dorothy Parker
Poetry
The selected poems of Lizette Woodworth Reese (2013) af Lizette Woodworth Reese
Poetry
Fiddler's Farewell (1926) af Leonora Speyer
Poetry
Rivers to the Sea (1915) af Sara Teasdale
Poetry
Lyrics and sonnets (1887) af Edith M. Thomas
Poetry
Collected Poems of Elinor Wylie (1932) af Elinor Wylie
Poetry
The Sabbath in Puritan New England (1891) af Alice Morse Earle
Religion
Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (1875) af Mary Baker Eddy
Religion
The Franciscan adventure : a study in the first hundred years of the order of St. Francis of Assisi, (1931) af Vida Dutton Scudder
Religion
Introduction to the Study of Variable Stars (1915) af Caroline E. Furness
Science
Meadow-Grass: Tales of New England Life (1895) af Alice Brown
Short Stories
In the Tennessee Mountains (1884) af Charles Egbert Craddock
Short Stories
Old Chester Tales (1898) af Margaret Deland
Short Stories
A New England Nun, and Other Stories (1891) af Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman
Short Stories
Women in Industry: A Study in American Economic History (1910) af Edith Abbott
Social Science
Woman suffrage and politics; the inner story of the suffrage movement (1923) af Carrie Chapman Catt
Social Science
Remarks on prisons and prison discipline in the United States (1845) af D. L. Dix
Social Science
My Story of the War (1887) af Mary A. Livermore
Social Science
Coming of Age in Samoa (1928) af Margaret Mead
Social Science
Woman and the New Race (1920) af Margaret Sanger
Social Science
Carl Akeley's Africa (1929) af Mary L. Jobe Akeley
Travel
Spanish Highway and Byways (1900) af Katharine Lee Bates
Travel
New Orleans; the place and the people (1895) af Grace Elizabeth King
Travel
Ports and happy places; an American mother and her sons see Europe (1924) af Cornelia Stratton Parker
Travel
A woman tenderfoot in Egypt (1923) af Grace Thompson Seton
Travel
The House of Exile (1933) af Nora Waln
Travel
Husbands and homes (1865) af Marion Harland

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