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The minister's wooing [large print] / by Harriet Beecher Stowe ; edited with an introduction by Susan K. Harris.

By: Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896.
Contributor(s): Harris, Susan K, 1945-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Kennebec Large Print perennial favorites collection.Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Kennebec Large Print, 2010Edition: Large print ed.Description: 549 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781410426420 (softcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Calvinism -- Fiction | Slavery and the church -- Fiction | Clergy -- Fiction | Newport (R.I.) -- FictionDDC classification: 813/.3 Summary: Set in 18th-century Newport‚ Rhode Island‚ a community known both for its piety and its involvement in the slave trade. Mary Scudder lives with her widowed mother and their boarder Samuel Hopkins‚ a Calvinist theologian who preaches against slavery. Mary loves James Marvyn‚ but her mother opposes a union with a skeptic. When James drowns at sea‚ she persuades Mary to marry Dr. Hopkins.
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Set in 18th-century Newport‚ Rhode Island‚ a community known both for its piety and its involvement in the slave trade. Mary Scudder lives with her widowed mother and their boarder Samuel Hopkins‚ a Calvinist theologian who preaches against slavery. Mary loves James Marvyn‚ but her mother opposes a union with a skeptic. When James drowns at sea‚ she persuades Mary to marry Dr. Hopkins.

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