Women’s Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present
Standard Name: Manning, Anne
Birth Name: Anne Manning
Indexed Name: Mrs Rathbone
Pseudonym: The Author of Mary m
Pseudonym: The Author of The Ladies of Bever Hollow
published, from mid-nineteenth century onwards, over fifty titles. She is most famous for her historical novels, some of them issued as a pastiche of documents centuries old. She also wrote a series of novels of domestic, provincial, contemporary life, and turned her hand also to many other genres: religious, devotional, and philosophical works, history, short fiction, biography, autobiography. In addition, she edited a couple of works by Beatrice Braithwaite Batty
Fictional portraits of MR
have flowed in a steady stream, often adopting the colouring of later ages, as Tennyson
in Dream of Fair Women, 1832, is a near-Victorian ideal, and Paula Vogel
Intertextuality and Influence
Hannah Mary Rathbone
The Athenæum noted that the first volume was printed and bound in seventeenth-century style so well that had we stumbled on it in some old library, we should have rejoiced over a newly discovered literary...
This is an argument which defends Milton's behaviour, and later Milton critics have offered different defences of him in the light of different ideas about what constitutes good behaviour in matters of gender. Meanwhile a...
The poems in this collection include Kismet, Lovers at the Lake Side, and Nature, for Nature's Sake. Several of the poems explore more dark and serious matters. The Maid-Martyr, for example...
Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna
Written specifically for use in Sunday Schools, it relates the sufferings of Protestant Martyrs such as Anne Askew
, Katherine Hut
, and Elizabeth Thackvel
. The sufferings of Anne Askew (here seen as martyr...
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Manning, Anne. A Noble Purpose Nobly Won. Hall, Virtue, 1862.
Manning, Anne. A Sister’s Gift. 1826.
Manning, Anne. An Idyl of the Alps. Hall, 1876.
Manning, Anne. Stories from the History of Italy. 1831.
Manning, Anne. The Chronicles of Merry England. Hall, Virtue, 1854.
Manning, Anne. The Household of Sir Thomas More. Hall, Virtue, 1851.
Manning, Anne. The Ladies of Bever Hollow. R. Bentley, 1858.
Manning, Anne. The Lincolnshire Tragedy. R. and Son, 1866.
Manning, Anne. The Maiden & Married Life of Mary Powell, Afterwards Mistress Milton. Hall, Virtue, 1849.
Manning, Anne. Village Belles. Baldwin and Cradock, 1833.