In Joy and in Sorrow and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Qty:1
  • List Price: $55.95
  • Save: $2.80 (5%)
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
In Joy and in Sorrow: Wom... has been added to your Cart
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: *COMPARE FEEDBACK!* Nearly like new. This book is in great shape. It shows some wear but not excessively. NOT ex library. Absolutely no writing, underlining, or highlighting. Some books may be otherwise new or like new, but have isolated wear. A book which has been used and shows it, but has not been abused *LOC1
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

In Joy and in Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South, 1830-1900 Paperback – September 17, 1992

ISBN-13: 978-0195060485 ISBN-10: 0195060482 Edition: 1st

Buy New
Price: $53.15
10 New from $16.47 30 Used from $3.74
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
$53.15
$16.47 $3.74
Mass Market Paperback
"Please retry"
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


Spring Books
The Big Books of Spring
See our editors' picks for the books you'll want to read this season, from blockbusters and biographies to new fiction and children's books.
$53.15 FREE Shipping. In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

In Joy and in Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South, 1830-1900 + The Great Arizona Orphan Abduction
Price for both: $69.66

Buy the selected items together
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details


Editorial Reviews

Review


"Fascinating and extremely readable investigation of women, family and marriage in the Victorian South. I highly recommend this book to any student of Southern history."--David E. Young, Biola University


"Useful for students."--Ruth Alden Doan, Hollins Colleger


"Very broad and interesting compilation of individual and family experiences before, during and after the Civil War. Some of the articles are models of family narrative history."--Richard B. Drake, Beria College


"An absolutely first class volume of essays."--William L. Van Deburg, University of Wisconsin, Madison


"Carol Bleser has succeeded in presenting a forum of spirited historical debate that will surely stimulate readers to want to know more."--Georgia Historical Quarterly


"Fascinating....A fraternal collection that hangs together well."--The Boston Globe


"A rich array of historical scholarship covering the spectrum of Victorian Southern society....These essays also provide a taste of the exciting research under way by some of the [South's] most eminent historians."--Charlotte Observer


"Presents a diversity of opinion on subjects which largely have been neglected or avoided. Expertly edited...,this book will appeal to the specialist and general reader alike."-Charleston News & Courier


"A useful sampling of family history's potential....Many articles are worth reading."--South Carolina Historical Magazine


"Valuable....A number of pieces make important contributions to this burgeoning field in southern history."--The Journal of American History


About the Author


Carol Bleser is the Kathryn and Calhoun Lemon Distinguished Professor of American History at Clemson University. Her books include Secret and Sacred: The Diaries of James Henry Hammond, A Southern Slaveholder, The Hammonds of Redcliffe, and The Promised Land.

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
In Joy and in Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South, 1830-1900
This item: In Joy and in Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South, 1830-1900
Price: $53.15
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com