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Author Sebag-Montefiore, Mary.

Title Women writers of children's classics / Mary Sebag-Montefiore
Published Tavistock : Northcote House, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 138 pages)
Series Writers and their work
Writers and their work.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Biographical Outlines; 1 Introduction: Threads in the Tapestry; 2 Juliana Horatia Ewing; 3 Mary Louisa Molesworth; 4 Frances Hodgson Burnett; 5 Edith Nesbit; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Summary This study explores the lives and works of four major 19th Century female children's writers, who, in their fantasy and family tales, caused posterity to inherit a halcyon image of Victorian childhood
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject American fiction -- Women authors.
American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Children's stories, American -- History and criticism.
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- Women authors.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0746312709 (electronic bk.)
1786946300 (electronic bk.)
9780746312704 (electronic bk.)
9781786946300 (electronic bk.)