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Mann, Mary Peabody


Juanita
A Romance of Real Life in Cuba Fifty Years Ago,

Mary Peabody Mann. Edited and with an Introduction by Patricia M. Ard

Originally published in 1887 and never before reprinted, Juanita is a historical romance based on Mary Peabody Mann's experience of living on a Cuban slaveholder's plantation from 1833 to 1835. The novel centers on the extended visit of helen Wentworth, a New England teacher, to a childhood friend'... More