Merryn Williams

Standard Name: Williams, Merryn


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Literary responses Flora Macdonald Mayor
Rediscovery of FMM was fostered by Sybil Oldfield , who in 1984 published an extensive account of Mayor's life and works (which she narrated in parallel with those of Mayor's contemporary Mary Sheepshanks ). During...
Literary responses Margaret Oliphant
Merryn Williams observed in an afterword to the Persephone edition that both these stories deal with the terribly destructive effects of middle-aged passion.
Persephone Books.


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Williams, Merryn. Six Women Novelists, Macmillan, 1987.
Williams, Merryn. Margaret Oliphant: A Critical Biography. St Martin’s Press, 1986.