Table of contents for The Sedgwicks in love : courtship, engagement, and marriage in the early republic / Timothy Kenslea.

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Acknowledgments	oo
Introduction: The World of the Sedgwicks	1
I. Nature and Custom: Five Marriages and a Ghost, 1774/1842
1. The Harvest Moon: The Unhappy Life and Mysterious Death of Pamela Dwight Sedgwick	00
2. The Power to Bind: Eliza, Frances, and Theodore	00
3. Bitterness in the Cup of Joy: A stepmother, a Death, a Will	00
4. Brutal Conduct: The Watsons	00
II. Trifling and Badinage: Four Courtships, 1813/1816
5. The Heart That's Worth Possessing: Two Disastrous Courtships	00
6. The Perils of Badinage: Harry and Robert among the Friendlies	00
III. No Small Surrender: The Engagement Correspondence of Harry Sedgwick and Jane Minot, October 1816/May 1817
7. The Only Consolatin of Absence: Love Letters	000
8. That I Might Be Worthy of You: Roles and Responsibilities	000
9. To Translate Hope to Certainty: Setting the Date	000
Epilogue: Volumes Could Say No More	000
Appendix: Archival Sources	000
Notes	000
Index	000 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Sedgwick family.
United States -- History -- 18th century -- Biography.
United States -- History -- 19th century -- Biography.
Courtship -- United States.
Marriage -- United States.