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Hester: A Story of Contemporary Life, Volume 3

by Margaret O. Oliphant

It tells the story of Hester, a young woman who faces challenges and struggles in her life. The novel was first published in 1883, and it is considered one of Oliphant's best works. In the third volume, the story of Hester continues as she tries to navigate the challenges that come with being a single mother in the late 19th century. Hester's life takes a turn for the worse when she finds herself in a difficult financial situation and must find a way to provide for her child. The novel explores themes of love, motherhood, and the challenges that women face in society. Margaret O. Oliphant was a prolific Scottish writer who published more than 120 works during her lifetime. She was one of the most popular and successful writers of the Victorian era and is known for her novels, short stories, and biographies. Her works often explore themes of social change and the role of women in society. "Hester: A Story of Contemporary Life, Volume 3" is a captivating novel that is sure to leave readers engaged and emotionally invested in the story of Hester. The book's exploration of societal pressures and the challenges faced by women in the late 19th century is still relevant today, making it a timeless piece of literature.

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English

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English

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1883

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Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant was a Scottish novelist and historical writer, who usually wrote as Mrs. Oliphant. Her fictional works cover "domestic realism, the historical novel and tales of the...

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