Other People’s Diaries

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Secret and Sacred: The Diaries of James Henry Hammond, A Southern Slaveholder edited by Carol Bleser (University of South Carolina Press, $16.95)

A Diary of the Century: Tales from America’s Greatest Diarist by Edward Robb Ellis (Kodansha International, $14)

The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition by Anne Frank, edited by Otto H. Frank and Mirjam Pressler (Doubleday, $12.95)

The Diary of Martha Ballard, 1785-1812 edited by Robert McCausland and Cynthia MacAlman McCausland (Picton Press, $65)

Mary Chesnut’s Civil War by C. Vann Woodward (Yale University Press, $21)

A Midwife’s Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich (Vintage Books, $14)

The Secret Diary of William Byrd of Westover, 1709-1712 edited by Louis B. Wright and Marion Tinling (The Dietz Press, out of print)

Diary Anthologies

A Women’s Diaries Miscellany by Jane DuPree Begos (Magic Circle Press, $22)

A Day at a Time: The Diary Literature of American Women from 1764 to the Present by Margo Culley (The Feminist Press, out of print)

Private Pages: Diaries of American Women, 1830s-1970s edited by Penelope Franklin (Ballantine, out of print)

Covered Wagon Women: Diaries and Letters from the Western Trail, 1840-1890, 11 volumes, edited by Kenneth L. Holmes (Arthur H. Clark, $35 per volume)

The Book of American Diaries: From Heart and Mind to Pen to Paper&#151Day-by-Day Personal Accounts Through the Centuries by Randall M. Miller and Linda Patterson Miller (Avon Books, $12.50)

Revelations: Diaries of Women by Mary Jane Moffat and Charlotte Painter (Vintage Books, $10)

A Quilt of Words: Women’s Diaries, Letters and Original Accounts of Life in the Southwest, 1860-1960 by Sharon Niederman (Johnson Books, $11.95)

Women’s Diaries of the Westward Journey by Lillian Schlissel (Schocken Books, $14)

Reading Between the Lines: The Diaries of Women by Betty Jane Key Wylie (Porter Books, $24.95)

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