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 (jo͞o′ĭt), Sarah Orne 1849-1909.
American writer noted for novels and stories concerning her native Maine. The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) is considered her finest work.
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Sarah Orne, 1849–1909, U.S. writer.
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