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Author Allen, Grant, 1848-1899, author

Title The woman who did / Grant Allen
Published [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1895
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Summary Canadian scholar and writer Grant Allen held many progressive views, and he saw himself as a proponent of women''s rights. He penned the novel The Woman Who Did as a means of shedding light on the many social strictures and constraints facing women in the late nineteenth century. The story follows a middle-class young woman who deliberately flouts convention and eventually bears a child out of wedlock. Met with a firestorm of criticism in its day, The Woman Who Did remains an .
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Feminists -- England -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- England -- Fiction.
Women -- England -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
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1776581962 (electronic bk)
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