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The Bloomsbury guide to women"s literature

by Clare Buck

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Published by Prentice Hall General Reference in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women and literature -- Dictionaries,
  • Literature -- Women authors -- Dictionaries,
  • Women in literature -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Claire Buck.
    ContributionsBuck, Claire.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN471 .B57 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 1171 p. :
    Number of Pages1171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1708807M
    ISBN 100136896219, 0130896659
    LC Control Number92010415

    This is essentially a set of mini biographies of five extraordinary women in the first half of the twentieth century. The conceit of the book is that they are bound by addresses in Mecklenburg Square, Bloomsbury, but in many cases the address is irrelevant: Jane Harrison, for example, a 'foremother' to classicists, doesn't even move there till most of her career is over/5.   Yet most writing about her still revolves around her social life and the Bloomsbury set. In this fresh, absorbing book, Julia Briggs puts the writing back at the center of Woolf's life, reads that life through her work, and mines the novels themselves to create a compelling new form of : Robin Kear.

    Virginia Woolf wrote Between the Acts shortly before she died and against a backdrop of turmoil and war. Today, her final novel is one of her least-known – and most striking. (The first book in her Temeraire series, for example, is an alternate history of the Napoleonic wars that includes dragons.) This one, a stand-alone retelling of the Brothers Grimm's.

    English Research Guide New Books Search this Guide Search Indigenous womens literature is a critical site of knowledge-making and critique. Aldous Huxley and Walter de la Mare as well as the ways in which her work engaged with and reacted against Bloomsbury. In this way the book reveals the true extent of Mansfield 's wider influence on Author: Mary Thill. List of women in Bloomsbury Guide to Women's Literature; List of organizations for women writers; Women's page, a newspaper section that covered topics assumed to be of interest to women "Women's literature" may be used to mean literature targeted at women, regardless of the gender of the writer: Chick lit; See also. Women's script (disambiguation).


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