8 edition of Political and social issues in British women"s fiction, 1928-1968 found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-240) and index.
|LC Classifications||PR888.P6 M37 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 248 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||248|
|LC Control Number||00049142|
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Through close readings of a wide range of novels, Maslen analyses how writers chose to. From industrialisation to slavery, Dr Simon Avery looks at the 19th century social and political issues that fed into Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s poetry. Elizabeth Barrett Browning (–) was one of the most famous and prolific poets of the Victorian period, with a career spanning four decades.
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