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Author Keller, Helen, 1880-1968.

Title The story of my life / Helen Keller ; with supplementary accounts by Anne Sullivan, her teacher, and John Albert Macy ; edited with a new foreword and afterword by Roger Shattuck with Dorothy Herrmann.

Imprint New York : Norton, c2003.

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Description xix, 471 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note "The restored classic 1903-2003."
The contents of the original 1903 edition reformatted in a different order and layout. Cf. Foreword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 455-457) and index.
Contents One book, three authors / Roger Shattuck -- Helen Keller's account -- Writing of the book / John Macy -- Story of my life -- Helen Keller's notebooks -- Anne Sullivan's account -- Introduction / John Macy -- Anne Sullivan's letters and reports (1887-94) -- John Macy's account -- Helen's personality -- Miss Sullivan's educational methods -- Helen's speech -- Helen's literary style and the "Frost King" episode -- Helen Keller's letters (1887-1901) -- Introduction / John Macy -- Letters (1887-1901) -- Appendix: John Macy's 1903 preface to the story of my life -- John Macy "Helen Keller as she really is, "Ladies' Home Journal, 1902 (extracts) -- Two further accounts by Helen Keller of the scene at the water pump -- From my religion (1927) -- From Teacher (1955) -- Notes -- Dorothy Herrmann -- Afterword: Mind of one's wwn / Roger Shattuck -- Resources and further reading -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Summary Helen Keller relates the story of her life and how, with the help of her teacher Anne Sullivan, she learned to overcome the handicaps of being both deaf and blind.
Subject Keller, Helen, 1880-1968.
Deafblind women -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936.
Macy, John Albert, 1877-1932.
Shattuck, Roger.
Herrmann, Dorothy.
ISBN 0393057445
9780393057447

 
    
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