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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterson, Linda H
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Authors and publishers
  • Literature publishing
  • English literature
  • Authorship
  • Books and reading
  • Literature and society
  • Printing
Label
Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Control code
244481660
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 289 pages
Isbn
9780691140179
Lccn
2008036302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244481660
Label
Becoming a woman of letters : myths of authorship and facts of the Victorian market, Linda H. Peterson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Control code
244481660
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 289 pages
Isbn
9780691140179
Lccn
2008036302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244481660

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