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Author Stott, Anne.

Title Hannah More : the first Victorian / Anne Stott
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004

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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 384 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents Bristol beginnings 1745-1774 -- The Garrick years 1774-1779 -- Living muse 1780-1785 -- Zion's city 1780-1789 -- The Mendip schools 1789-1795 -- Revolution and counter-revolution 1789-1793 -- The Greeks and the barbarians 1794-1798 -- The Cheap Repository tracts 1795-1798 -- The emergence of Clapham 1795-1799 -- Praise and opposition 1798-1799 -- The Blagdon controversy 1799-1803 -- The Princess and the bachelor 1801-c. 1809 -- High Priestess 1809-1816 -- "Loyal and anti-radical female" 1816-1833
Summary This is the first substantial biography of More for 50 years and the first to make extensive use of her unpublished correspondence. Her remarkable career adds weight to the argument that Georgian women were increasingly active outside the allegedly private sphere of the home
Notes Originally published: 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject More, Hannah, 1745-1833
More, Hannah, 1745-1833.
Women authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography
Women authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography
Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography
Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography
Women educators -- England -- Biography
Educators -- England -- Biography
Authors, English.
Educators.
Women authors, English.
Women educators.
England.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
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