Bibliography & Reading


Catharine E. Beecher. A Treatise On Domestic Economy.
Thomas H. Webb & Co. Boston, 1842.

Catharine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe. The American Woman's Home.
Arno Press & The New York Times. New York, 1971.

Andrew Jackson Downing. The Architecture of Country Houses.
D. Appleton & Co. New York, 1850.

Sarah Josepha Hale. The New Household Receipt-Book.
H. Long & Brother. New York, 1853.

T. Webster and Mrs. Parkes. D.M. Reese, ed. The American Family Encyclopedia of Useful Knowledge
Derby & Jackson. New York, 1858.


**Uncle Tom's Cabin, or, Life Among The Lowly. illustrated edition.
original designs by Billings, engraved by Baker and Smith
John P. Jewett and Co. Boston, 1853
**Many thanks to Felicia Johnson of University of Virginia's Special Collections Department, for her help with the images.

Uncle Tom's Cabin, or Life among the Lowly. Ann Douglas, ed.
Penguin Books. New York, 1986.

Uncle Tom's Cabin . Elizabeth Ammons, ed.
W.W. Norton & Company. New York and London, 1994.

ON Catharine Beecher, Harriet Beecher Stowe AND Uncle Tom's Cabin

Jeanne Boydston, Mary Kelley, Anne Margolis. The Limits of Sisterhood.
The University of North Carolina Press. Chapel Hill, 1988.

Gillian Brown. "Getting In The Kitchen With Dinah: Domestic Politics In Uncle Tom's Cabin."
American Quarterly. Vol. 36 (fall 1984), No.4. pp. 503-523

Joan Hedrick. Harriet Beecher Stowe, A Life.
Oxford University Press. New York and Oxford, 1994.

Railton, Stephen. "Mothers, Husbands, and Uncle Tom."
The Georgia Review. Vol. 38 (spring 1984), No. 1. pp. 129-144.

Kathryn Kish Sklar. Catharine Beecher: A Study In Domesicity.
Yale University Press. New Haven and London, 1973.

Jane P. Tompkins. "Sentimental Power: Uncle Tom's Cabin and the Politics of Literary History."
from the 1994 Norton Critical Edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin
Glyph 2. (1978.)

Jean Fagan Yellin. "Doing It Herself: Uncle Tom's Cabin and Woman's Role in the Slavery Crisis."
New Essays on Uncle Tom's Cabin. Eric J. Sundquist, ed.
Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, 1986.


Ruth E. Finley. The Lady of Godey's, Sarah Josepha Hale.
J. Lippincott & Co. Philadelphia and London, 1931.

Clifford Edward Clark, Jr. The American Family Home, 1800-1960.
The University of North Carolina Press. Chapel Hill and London, 1986.

Jack Larkin. The Reshaping of Everyday Life
HarperPerrenial. 1989.

Gail Caskey Winkler and Roger W. Moss. Victorian Interior Design.
Henry Holt and Company. New York, 1986.


Godey's Lady's Book Online

The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center