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Life in the ironmills, and other stories

by Rebecca Harding Davis

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Published by The Feminist Press in Old Westbury, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Rebecca Harding Davis ; edited and with a biographical interpretation by Tillie Olsen.
ContributionsOlsen, Tillie, 1913-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1517
The Physical Object
Pagination242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22352374M
ISBN 100935312390

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The road leading to the mills had been quarried from the solid rock, which rose abrupt and bare on one side of the cinder-covered road, while the river, sluggish and black, crept past on the other.

The mills for rolling iron are simply immense tent-like roofs, covering acres of ground, open on every side. Beneath these roofs Deborah looked.

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