Saint Catherine

Standard Name: Catherine, Saint,, of Siena
Used Form: St Catherine of Siena


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Literary responses Josephine Butler
Catharine of Siena was well received. Perhaps not surprisingly, it was praised by Gladstone.
Kelly, Gary, and Edd Applegate, editors. Dictionary of Literary Biography 190. Gale Research.
190: 69
Stuart, James et al. “Preface and Editorial Materials”. Josephine E. Butler: An Autobiographical Memoir, edited by George W. Johnson and Lucy A. Johnson, J. W. Arrowsmith, p. v - vii; various pages.
Jane Jordan finds it so characteristically well researched that she is surprised JB could find time to produce it.
Jordan, Jane. Josephine Butler. John Murray.
Publishing Margaret Roberts
MR 's final book, appeared (as by the author of Madmoiselle Mori): a study of Saint Catherine of Siena and Her Times, which was commissioned from her by Methuen when she was over seventy.
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.
Harris, Mary J. Y. Memoirs of Frances Mary Peard. W. H. Smith.
Reception Camilla Crosland
CC enjoyed moderate success during her life. Her writings earned her a modest income (in the 1840s it was about fifty pounds a year) and the critics were generally complimentary.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
A review in the Morning...
Textual Production Josephine Butler
JB published her biographical study Catharine of Siena.
Petrie, Glen. A Singular Iniquity: The Campaigns of Josephine Butler. Macmillan.
Textual Production Jessie Ellen Cadell
Another unrealised project was a study of parallel lines of thought in Persian and European religious and mystical poetry, including the work of St Catherine of Siena .
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Of Catherine she wrote: No enthusiast in...


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