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Title British children's writers, 1880-1914 / edited by Laura M. Zaidman
Published Detroit : Gale Research, ┬ę1994
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 390 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Series Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 141
Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 141
Contents F. Anstey (1856-1934) -- Helen Bannerman (1862-1946) -- J.M. Barrie (1860-1937) -- Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953) -- L. Leslie Brooke (1862-1940) -- Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) -- Lucy Clifford (1853?-1929) -- Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932) -- Kate Greenway (1846-1901) -- G.A. Henry (1832?-1902) -- Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) -- Richard Jefferies (1848-1887) -- Ruyard Kipling (1865-1936) -- Andrew Lang (1844-1912) -- L.T. Meade (1844-1914) -- E. Nesbit (1858-1924) -- William Nicholson (1872-1949) -- Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) -- Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) -- Talbot Baines Reed (1852-1893) -- Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1912) -Bertha Upton (1849-1912) and Florence K. Upton 91873-1933) -- Stanley J. Weyman (1854-1928) -- Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
Summary Representative and comprehensive view of the range of writers and writer-artists who played vital roles in creating "Childhood's Golden Era." Works that broke away from Victorian didacticism and moral tales and instead shifted to entertaining stories that introduced more freedom and fun into the child's world
Notes "A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-326) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Children's literature, English -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries
English literature -- 19th century -- Bio-bibliography
English literature -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography
Authors, English.
Children's literature, English.
English Literature.
English literature.
English.
Kinderbuchautor
Languages & Literatures.
Gro├čbritannien
Genre/Form Bio-bibliography.
Biographies.
Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Zaidman, Laura M., 1945-
Gale Research Inc
LC no. 94076443
ISBN 0810355558
9780810355552