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The Resource Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson

Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson

Label
Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market
Title
Becoming a woman of letters
Title remainder
myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market
Statement of responsibility
Linda H. Peterson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820.9/928709034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.W6
LC item number
P46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The nineteenth-century profession of letters and the woman author -- Inventing the woman of letters: Harriet Martineau in the literary marketplace of the 1820s and 1830s -- Working collaboratively: Mary Howitt and Anna Mary Howitt as women of letters -- Parallel currents: The life of Charlotte Brontë as mid-Victorian myth of women's authorship -- Challenging Brontëan myths of authorship: Charlotte Riddell and A struggle for fame (1883) -- Transforming the poet: Alice Meynell as fin-de-siècle Englishwoman of letters -- The woman of letters and the new woman: reinventing Mary Cholmondeley
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 289 p.
Isbn
9780691140179
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244481660
  • (OCoLC)ocn506477379
Label
Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The nineteenth-century profession of letters and the woman author -- Inventing the woman of letters: Harriet Martineau in the literary marketplace of the 1820s and 1830s -- Working collaboratively: Mary Howitt and Anna Mary Howitt as women of letters -- Parallel currents: The life of Charlotte Brontë as mid-Victorian myth of women's authorship -- Challenging Brontëan myths of authorship: Charlotte Riddell and A struggle for fame (1883) -- Transforming the poet: Alice Meynell as fin-de-siècle Englishwoman of letters -- The woman of letters and the new woman: reinventing Mary Cholmondeley
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 289 p.
Isbn
9780691140179
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008036302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244481660
  • (OCoLC)ocn506477379

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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