The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York

Author: Patricia Cline Cohen
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1999, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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Reconstructs the life of a servant girl from Maine who became a highly paid courtesan and celebrated murder victim in New York in 1836.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Helen Jewett; Helen Jewett
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Cline Cohen
ISBN: 9780679740759 0679740759
OCLC Number: 1298342107
Notes: Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1998.
Description: 499 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Patricia Cline Cohen.

Abstract:

Reconstructs the life of a servant girl from Maine who became a highly paid courtesan and celebrated murder victim in New York in 1836.

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