Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook

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Works by Sarah Grimké

An Epistle to the Clergy of the Southern States. New York: n.p., 1836.

An Address to Free Colored Americans. New York: Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women, 1837.

Letters on the Equality of the Sexes and the Condition of Woman; Addressed to Mary Parker, President of the Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society. Boston: Isaac Knapp, 1838.

Letters of Theodore Dwight Weld, Angelina Grimké Weld and Sarah Grimké: 1822- 1844. Edited by G. H. Barnes and D. W. Dumond. 2 vols. New York: D. Appleton-Century Co., 1934.

Lamartine, Alphonse M. L. de Prat de. Joan of Arc: A Biography. Translated by Sarah Grimké . Adams & Co., 1867.

With Angelina Grimké. "A Sketch of Thomas Grimké's Life Written by His Sisters in Philadelphia and Sent to His Friends in Charleston for Their Approbation." The Calumet, Magazine of the American Peace Society ( January-February 1835).

With Angelina Grimké, eds. An Inquiry into the Accordancy of War with the Principles of Christianity . . . with Notes by Thomas Grimké, by Jonathan Dymond. Philadelphia: I. Ashmead & Co., 1834.

Studies of Sarah Grimké

Austin, George Lowell. "The Grimké Sisters." The Bay State Monthly ( August 1885).

Bartlett, Elizabeth Ann. Liberty, Equality, Sorority: The Origins and Interpretation of American Feminist Thought: Frances Wright, Sarah Grimké, and Margaret Fuller. Brooklyn: Carlson, 1994.

Birney, Catherine H. The Grimké Sisters: Sarah and Angelina Grimké, the First American Women Advocates of Abolition and Woman's Rights. Boston: Lee & Sheppard, 1885. Reprint, New York: Haskell House, 1970.

Ceplair, Larry. The Public Years of Sarah and Angelina Grimké: Selected Writings, 1835-1839. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991.

DuBois, Ellen. "Struggling into Existence--The Feminism of Sarah and Angelina Grimké." Women: A Journal of Liberalism 1 ( 1970): 4-11.

Lerner, Gerda. The Grimké Sisters from South Carolina: Pioneers for Woman's Rights and Abolition. New York: Shocken Books, 1971.

Melder, Keith E. "Forerunners of Freedom: The Grimké Sisters in Massachusetts, 1837- 38." Essex Institute Historical Collections 103 ( 1967): 223-249.


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