The Country of the Pointed Firs
And, the Dunnet Landing StoriesLarge Print - 2011
The highlight of Sarah Orne Jewett's career was The Country of the Pointed Firs, a tightly crafted narrative of a summer visit to a small town on the coast of Maine. The narrator is a writer who comes to the fictional town of Dunnet Landing in search of solitude but instead finds herself drawn into the town's rhythms. She's adopted into a loose-knit group of women who tell stories about the town and the eople who inhabit it.
The Dunnet Landing stories consist of The Queen's Twin, A Dunnet Shepherdess, The Foreigner, and William's Wedding. Each of these stories feature the beloved characters of Jewett's masterpiece, The Country of the Pointed Firs.
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2011
Edition: Large print edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION Jew
Description: 302 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Dunnet Landing stories