Thesis: Sarah Orne Jewett, a native of Maine, was one of the first and most skilled members of the local color movement in literature.
I. The Life of Sarah Orne Jewett
A. Looking Back
B. The rise and fall
II. Jewett's Style of Writing
A. Why write?
B. Style of Writing
C. How it affects today's literature
III. The Country of the Pointed Firs
A. The people and places
B. Simple society
C. A triumph
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