Women"s fiction between the wars

mothers, daughters and writing by Heather Ingman

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh

Written in English
Cover of: Women
Published: Pages: 180 Downloads: 752
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Subjects:

  • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • Mothers and daughters in literature,
  • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Domestic fiction, English -- History and criticism,
  • Authorship -- Sex differences

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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