Nell"s quilt by Susan Terris

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Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .

Written in English

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  • Social life and customs,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fiction

About the Edition

Urged at the age of eighteen to marry a man she doesn"t want, Nell delays the event by working on a quilt, slowly starving herself, and observing the unhappy lot of many women in turn-of-the century Massachusetts before arriving at a decision to rescue herself from the brink of death and take charge of her life.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementSusan Terris
LC ClassificationsPZ7.T276 Ne 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination162 p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24712556M
ISBN 100374355045
ISBN 109780374355043
LC Control Number87012961

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As the 19th century draws to a close, Nell's life is threatened by a classic case of anorexia brought on by conscientious adherence to a philosophy articulated by Emerson: ""The only gift is a portion of thyself."" Robust, hard-working Nell (18) seems the perfect farm daughter, whose only transgression is occasional high-spirited romping with her best friend, neighbor Rob, Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book: • Mix & Match Designs • Bring 30 Fabulous Blocks to Life • Plus Plans for Sashing, Borders, Motifs & Allover Designs Amanda Murphy out of 5 stars Book: Nell’s Quilt, Susan Terris, This book always left me feeling distinctly unsettled when I read it as a teenager and for that reason it wasn’t exactly on my favourites list.

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