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  Volume 26, Number 1, 2009

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From: Legacy

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Editor's Note

pp. ix-x

Marriage, Coverture, and the Companionate Ideal in The Coquette and Dorval

pp. 1-25

"When it ceases to be silly it becomes actually wrong": The Cultural Contexts of Female Homoerotic Desire in Rose Terry Cooke's "My Visitation"

pp. 26-47

Constance Fenimore Woolson's Anthropology of Desire

pp. 48-68

The Milwaukee School of Fleshly Poetry: Ella Wheeler Wilcox's Poems of Passion and Popular Aestheticism

pp. 69-91

Framing the Body: Imperialism and Visual Discourse in María Cristina Mena's Short Fiction

pp. 92-118

Legacy Reprint

Less Work for "Mother": Rural Readers, Farm Papers, and the Makeover of "The Revolt of 'Mother'"

pp. 119-135

Mothering: The Story of a Revolt

pp. 136-149

Legacy Profile

Ann Eliza Webb Young (Denning) (1844–after 1908)

pp. 150-159

Excerpt from Wife No. 19 (1875)

p. 158

Excerpt from Life in Mormon Bondage (1908; 224-25)

p. 159

Book Reviews

Feminist Interventions in Early American Studies (review)

pp. 160-162

Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson's Early American Women (review)

pp. 162-164

Women & Children First: Nineteenth-Century Sea Narratives & American Identity (review)

pp. 164-165

Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin: A Casebook, and: The Cambridge Introduction to Harriet Beecher Stowe (review)

pp. 166-169

Changing Rapture: Emily Dickinson's Poetic Development (review)

pp. 169-170

Love and Marriage in Early African America (review)

pp. 171-172

Jennie Carter: A Black Journalist of the Early West (review)

pp. 172-174

Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary Realism (review)

pp. 175-176

America's Gothic Fiction: The Legacy of Magnalia Christi Americana (review)

pp. 177-179

Edith Wharton and the Visual Arts, and: The Architectural Imagination of Edith Wharton: Gender, Class, and Power in the Progressive Era (review)

pp. 179-182

Portraits of the New Negro Woman: Visual and Literary Culture in the Harlem Renaissance (review)

pp. 182-184

Holy Prayers in a Horse's Ear: A Japanese American Memoir (review)

pp. 184-185

The True Story of Alice B. Toklas: A Study of Three Autobiographies (review)

pp. 185-186

Legacy Bookshelf

Legacy Bookshelf

pp. 187-195

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