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Mary Mapes Dodge

Mary Mapes Dodge Biography

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ABOUT
An American children's writer and editor, she is most famous for Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates (1865), a novel that presents a portrait of early nineteenth-century Dutch life.
BEFORE FAME
During her younger years, she received a good education from private tutors. She later collaborated with her father on the publication of the United States Journal.

FAMILY LIFE
She married lawyer William Dodge in 1851. Eight years later, as a result of financial woes, Dodge left the family and was later found dead.
ASSOCIATED WITH
She was the editor of St. Nicholas Magazine, which solicited stories from Mark Twain.
TRIVIA
She and Harriet Beecher Stowe co-edited Hearth and Home, a popular periodical.

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