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Author Biggers, Jeff, 1963- author.

Title The trials of a scold : the incredible true story of writer Anne Royall / Jeff Biggers.

Publication Info. New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Royall,A BIG    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description x, 260 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-260).
Summary A portrait of one of America's first female muckrakers, who was convicted in a bizarre 1829 trial as a "common scold," describes the tenacity that earned her the first presidential interview ever granted to a woman.
Subject Royall, Anne Newport, 1769-1854.
Women travelers -- United States -- Biography.
Travel writers -- United States -- Biography.
Women journalists -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 1250065127

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