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Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/11689/A collection of poetry and some other short works by suffragist Alice Duer Miller. Many of these satirical works were first published in the New York Tribune. The work consists of five sections: Treacherous Texts, Campaign Material (For Both Sides),Women's Sphere, A Masque of Teachers, and The Unconscious Suffragists. (Summary by )
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Genres for the project: Poetry; Satire
Keywords that describe the book: women's rights, suffrage, voting rights
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End of recording:"[Title of piece] by Alice Duer Miller. Read for LibriVox dot org by [your name]"
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