Victorian Women Writers Project

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Publishing Lucas Malet
This book was largely dictated from a sick-bed. In her preface LM explains that she had intended to call it The Power of the Dog, but had discovered at a late stage that Lilian Kate Rowland-Brown
Publishing Flora Annie Steel
By autumn 1894, FAS produced her second Anglo-Indian novel, The Potter's Thumb,
Powell, Violet. Flora Annie Steel: Novelist of India. Heinemann, 1981.
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Steel, Flora Annie. “Introduction”. The Best Short Stories of Flora Annie Steel, edited by Saros Cowasjee, Saros Cowasjee, and Saros Cowasjee, Indus, 1995, p. i - xvi.
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which is available online from the Victorian Women Writers Project .
Publishing Mary Augusta Ward
Robert Elsmere has remained perpetually in print ever since its appearance. Many of MAW 's novels are available online at the Victorian Women Writers Project and Project Gutenberg ; Marcella has its Broadview edition, 2002...
Publishing Jane Francesca, Lady Wilde
The first edition's dedication to her sons Willie and Oscar says: I taught them, no doubt, / That country's a thing one should die for at need.
Ellmann, Richard. Oscar Wilde. Knopf, 1988.
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Later editions published as Poems by Speranza...
Reception Mathilde Blind
Most of MB 's major works are available through the Victorian Women Writers Project online at http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/vwwp/welcome.do.
Reception Felicia Skene
Although FS is not widely known today, some of her books have been reprinted in the last twenty years. A selection of her work is available online from the Victorian Women Writers Project .
Willett, Perry, and Perry Willett, editors. “Victorian Women Writers Project”. Indiana University.
The...
Textual Production Ouida
Ouida published a novel entitled Folle-Farine: the edition of 1883 used for the Victorian Women Writers Project quotes Baudelaire on its title-page.
Athenæum. J. Lection.
2287 (26 August 1871): 263-4
Willett, Perry, and Perry Willett, editors. “Victorian Women Writers Project”. Indiana University.
Textual Production Mary Augusta Ward
MAW 's novel attacking divorce, entitled Marriage à la Mode, was serialised in Britain and the USA; retitled Daphne; or, "Marriage à la mode" in volume form to make it more palatable in Britain...
Textual Production Mary Augusta Ward
MAW 's report on the battle-front of the First World War—England's Effort: Six Letters to an American Friend (penned at the request of Theodore Roosevelt )—appeared in print.
The text is available at the Victorian Women Writers Project .
Willett, Perry, and Perry Willett, editors. “Victorian Women Writers Project”. Indiana University.
Sutherland, John. Mrs. Humphry Ward. Clarendon Press, 1990.
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“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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1859
Evangelist and future Mother of the Salvation ArmyCatherine Booth published the pamphlet Female Ministry; or, Woman's Right to Preach the Gospel.