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❮Ebook❯ ➧ Lummox Author Fannie Hurst – Getup-party.de Tells the story of Bertha a young immigrant woman who cleans the homes of the rich and is largely ignored by them except for a young poet who considers her a museLummox Fannie Hurst's second novel wasTells the story of Bertha a young immigrant woman who cleans the homes of the rich and is largely ignored by them except for a young poet who considers her a museLummox Fannie Hurst's second novel was written from the perspective of one of society's throwaways — a hardscrabble servant named Bertha whose labor keeps her employers well housed and well fed although she earns only condescension humiliation sexual assault.

And a bare bones wageFannie Hurst October 19 1885 – February 23 1968 was an American novelist and short story writer whose works were highly popular during the post World War I era Her work combined sentimental romantic themes with social issues of the day such as women's rights and race relations She was one of the most widely read woman authors of the 20th century and for a time in the 1920s was one of the highest.

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Paperback Î Lummox PDF â Fannie Hurst was born in Ohio grew up in St Louis and spent her adult life in New York City She is the author of 17 novels and than 250 short stories as well as plays screenplays memoirs essays and articles Her best remembered works are those turned into films including Imitation of Life Back Street Husque The Younger Generation and Young at Heart She was active in a variet

lummox download Lummox ePUBAnd a bare bones wageFannie Hurst October 19 1885 – February 23 1968 was an American novelist and short story writer whose works were highly popular during the post World War I era Her work combined sentimental romantic themes with social issues of the day such as women's rights and race relations She was one of the most widely read woman authors of the 20th century and for a time in the 1920s was one of the highest.

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  1. Wendy W Wendy W says:

    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUBThis book is a classic by a classic author and I bet you have never read it A clumsy larger woman again working as a maid her inner emotions Found this among the heavenly dusty old stacks up three floors at the massive Cleveland Public Library downtown Cleveland on Superior Ave in 1990 I THINK THEY STILL HAVE THE 'STACKS' I AND DREW CAREY AS WELL LOVED THIS LIBRARY 'BACK IN THE DAY' AND THE INTERNET GENERATION IS REALLY MISSING OUT PLEASE VISIT THE FICTION BOOK STACKS DOWNTOWN AT 325 SUPERIOR AVE IN CLEVELAND AND HAVE THE EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME


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    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUB35 StarsThis novel introduces readers to Bertha a domestic servant working for wealthy New York families right around the turn of the 20th century Bertha is a large woman 5'10 and stocky in build plain in the looks department Hefty washerwoman type Her no frills blue collar look and quiet nature lead many of her employers over the years to deem her a lummox a term


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    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUBSome unnecessary plot contrivances aside this is a remarkable novel that deserves to be read and celebrated as than just a dated sentimental tale Bertha is a character with the curious enduring power to exalt us It is not just her noble almost maddening outward equanimity tha


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    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUBA classic This was written by a woman about women trying to survive in the early 1900's Difficult to see the amount of work required to barely live and yet be treated with complete indifference and cruelty by the so called elite


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    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUBI read this book mainly because my great grandmother had worked in New York City as a cook and housemaid after migrating from Ulm Germany in 1898 about 20 years before the action in the book I had learned about Fannie Hurst at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington DCThe titular Lummox of the book is a plain hefty you woman named Bertha who follows the fickle tastes of wealthy New Yorkers on a saga towards finding love and a home of her own to care for With one family she is seduced by the wealthy son Their night of


  6. Pascale Pascale says:

    Paperback Î Lummox PDF â lummox download, Lummox ePUBPowerful and sumptuously written This is the story of Bertha a strong quiet and compassionate cook and maid of all works whom shallow people often mistake for a dim wit or lummox Bertha is anything but and even inspires one of her first employers Rollo Farley with his one and only poetic masterpiece The Cathedral Under the Sea Rollo also leaves his mark on Bertha's life by making her pregnant Rather than mar his engagement to a callous high society girl Bertha chooses to disappear from the house with her secret and gives up her baby boy for adoption Over the years Bertha works for the Musliners the Wallensteins and Mrs Oessetrich For some years she shares a garret with Silly Willy an impotent and vicious little fellow whose sole virtue in her eyes is tha


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