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Anthologization Buchi Emecheta
BE published many articles and essays in various journals, and was a well-known speaker and lecturer. She also had her writings included in several anthologies. One of these is Unwinding Threads: Writing by Women in...
Dedications Olivia Manning
OM completed her Balkan Trilogy with Friends and Heroes, which she dedicated to Dwye Evans , managing director of Heinemann , and his wife Daphne .
British Books in Print. J. Whitaker and Sons.
Braybrooke, Neville, and Isobel English. Olivia Manning: A Life. Chatto and Windus.
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Dedications Violet Trefusis
VT 's first novel written and published in English, Tandem, dedicated to her mother , was brought out by Heinemann .
TLS Centenary Archive Centenary Archive [1902-2012]. http://www.gale.com/c/the-times-literary-supplement-historical-archive.
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Jullian, Philippe et al. Violet Trefusis: Life and Letters. Hamish Hamilton.
Holroyd, Michael. “A Tale of Three Novels”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 3, pp. 31-2.
Employer Georgette Heyer
In the same year that she lost the legal battle over her taxes, GH began working as a reader for Heinemann , her own publisher. For this she earned only two guineas per book, but...
Friends, Associates Violet Trefusis
VT had tea in London with Virginia Woolf (whom she was hoping to persuade to publish her first novel written in English, Tandem). It appeared next year from Heinemann .
Souhami, Diana. Mrs. Keppel and Her Daughter. Flamingo.
Literary responses Margery Allingham
MA was almost aggressively upbeat about this book: Bloody good story though I say it. I like it. Whoever doesn't is barmy. . . . We're very sanguine.
Martin, Richard. Ink in Her Blood: The Life and Crime Fiction of Margery Allingham. UMI Research Press.
It had Heinemann , her regular...
Literary responses E. M. Delafield
Punch gave the novel a very positive review, which Heinemann used in their advertising: An almost uncannily penetrating study of the development of a poseuse. Told with remarkable insight and a care that is both...
Literary responses Pamela Frankau
PF 's publishers, Heinemann , wrote her an ecstatic letter soon after publication to say how well this book was doing.
Literary responses F. Tennyson Jesse
Fan letters received by FTJ 's publisher, Heinemann , asserted that she has written rings round Conrad in his own medium, and described this book as the prolongation of the moment of stark beauty when...
Material Conditions of Writing Elinor Mordaunt
In her novel A Ship of Solace, published in London by William Heinemann , EM used an account of her voyage by sailing ship from England to Australia.
Blain, Virginia et al., editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford.
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Author summary Patricia Highsmith
PH , writing from the mid-twentieth century, first in the USA and then in Europe and England, produced short stories and novels, the majority of them variously classifiable as thrillers or suspense fiction, a...
Publishing Buchi Emecheta
She initially dedicated the book to her daughter Chiedu, but the latter objected, saying she would burn it! BE told her daughter that she hoped burning books was not a hereditary trait, and dedicated it...
Publishing Margaret Kennedy
With this publication, Kennedy began an eleven-year relationship with Heinemann . Virago republished the book in 1981 as one of its Modern Classics series; it included an introduction by Nicola Beauman . MK dedicated her...
Publishing Noel Streatfeild
This book was her first publication after the stories. The manuscript went from hand to hand. Daphne Ionides passed it to writer Roland Pertwee and he passed it to his editor at Heinemann , Charles S. Evans
Publishing Sarah Grand
Again Heinemann sold it at six shillings.
Grand, Sarah. Sex, Social Purity and Sarah Grand: Volume 1. Editor Heilmann, Ann, Routledge.


1895: A novel by Mary Lucy Pendered, A Pastoral...

Women writers item


A novel by Mary Lucy Pendered , A Pastoral Played Out, was released from Heinemann .

1907: Claire De Pratz's first novel, Eve Norris,...

Women writers item


Claire De Pratz 's first novel, Eve Norris, appeared through Heinemann .

April 1935: Heinemann, publisher of Bessie Cotter by...

Writing climate item

April 1935

Heinemann , publisher of Bessie Cotter by Wallace Smith , was fined £100 after pleading guilty to a charge of obscene libel.

1939: The Reprint Society was founded by the publishers...

Writing climate item


The Reprint Society was founded by the publishers William Collins , Macmillan , Heinemann , and Hodder and Stoughton .

1955: The year of her death, Beatrice Kean Seymour's...

Women writers item


The year of her death, Beatrice Kean Seymour 's The Painted Lath was published by Heinemann .


Abel-Smith, Brian. A History of the Nursing Profession. Heinemann, 1960.
Allingham, Margery. Black Plumes. Heinemann, 1940.
Allingham, Margery. Coroner’s Pidgin. Heinemann, 1945.
Allingham, Margery. Dancers in Mourning. Heinemann, 1937.
Allingham, Margery. Death of a Ghost. Heinemann, 1934.
Allingham, Margery. Flowers for the Judge. Heinemann, 1936.
Allingham, Margery. Look to the Lady. Heinemann, 1931.
Allingham, Margery. More Work for the Undertaker. Heinemann, 1949.
Allingham, Margery. Mystery Mile. Heinemann, 1930.
Allingham, Margery. Police at the Funeral. Heinemann, 1931.
Allingham, Margery. Sweet Danger. Heinemann, 1933.
Allingham, Margery. The Crime at Black Dudley. Heinemann, 1929.
Allingham, Margery. The Fashion in Shrouds. Heinemann, 1938.
Allingham, Margery. Traitor’s Purse. Heinemann, 1941.
Bagnold, Enid. A Matter of Gravity. Heinemann, 1978.
Bagnold, Enid. “Call Me Jacky”. Four Plays, Heinemann, 1970, pp. 256-3.
Bagnold, Enid. Enid Bagnold’s Autobiography (from 1889). Heinemann, 1969.
Bagnold, Enid. The Chalk Garden. Heinemann, 1956.
Bagnold, Enid. “The Last Joke”. Four Plays, Heinemann, 1970, pp. 85-164.
Bagnold, Enid. The Loved and Envied. Heinemann, 1951.
Beeching, Wilfred A. Century of the Typewriter. Heinemann, 1974.
Hafiz,. Poems from the Divan of Hafiz. Translator Bell, Gertrude, Heinemann, 1897.
Blackwood, Caroline. Corrigan. Heinemann, 1984.
Blackwood, Caroline. Good Night Sweet Ladies. Heinemann, 1983.
Blackwood, Caroline. On the Perimeter. Heinemann, 1984.