Author:"Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart"


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The Gates Ajar

By: "Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NABU PR: 2010

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 4-5X002

ISBN: 1175531677

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for one comment written in the margin of the first page of text. Originally published by the University Press, Cambridge, MA in 1873. ""an early feminist American author (Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward - 1944-1891) and intellectual who challenged traditional Christian beliefs of the afterlife, challenged women's traditional roles in marriage and family, and advocated clothing reform for women. In 1868, three years after the Civil War ended, she published The Gates Ajar, which depicted the afterlife as a place replete with the comforts of domestic life and where familie... View more info