White, Evelyn. Alice Walker. A Life. Norton.
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|Education||Sara Jeannette Duncan|
|Education||Mary Anne Barker||
Mary Anne's education consisted largely of the cosmopolitan polishing of the colonial ruling class; she felt later that she had had to manage her own learning without being taught. Her favourite book was Defoe 's...
|Education||Henry Handel Richardson||
The child Ethel Richardson was a great reader. She identified with male fictional characters, and cherished three books which her father gave her almost on his death-bed: The Pilgrim's Progress by Bunyan , Robinson Crusoe...
FB 's blindness meant that she did not have a formal education, and she very early felt the want of it.
From the age of seven, when she heard a sermon she did not...
Browne, Frances. The Star of Attéghéi; the Vision of Schwartz; and Other Poems. Edward Moxon.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Susanna Wesley|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Mary Carleton|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Susanna Watts|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Mary Chandler||
Her poem played its part in the establishment of Bath as a resort which was respected and fashionable, on both medical and cultural grounds. When James Leake published a revised edition of A Tour of...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Cassandra Cooke|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Margery Allingham||
These gripping stories do not feature Albert Campion. Each is set in a small rural community where a culture of voracious gossip threatens the reputation and happiness of somewhat unconventional young women. In each the...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Harriet Martineau||
Writing to Mary Russell Mitford of her hope that they might meet, HM acknowledged the influence which the spirit of your writings has had over me.
Her reading included Shakespeare , Smollett ...
L’Estrange, Alfred Guy Kingham, editor. The Friendships of Mary Russell Mitford as Recorded in Letters from Her Literary Correspondents. Hurst and Blackett.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Penelope Aubin||
PA 's preface attacks the abominable Writings of the freethinker John Toland
and promises: If this Trifle sells you may be sure to hear of me again.
Welham, Debbie. “The Political Afterlife of Resentment in Penelope Aubin’s <span data-tei-ns-tag="tei_title" data-tei-title-lvl=‘m’>The Life and Amorous Adventures of Lucinda</span> (1721)”. Women’s Writing, Vol.
20, No. 1, pp. 49-63.
It asserts her claim that she writes...
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.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Catherine Fanshawe||
Memorials included just fifteen of her writings, both prose and verse. It added several poems to her known oeuvre. Epistle on the Subjects of Botany, containing a tale and much good advice welcomes the opening...