Victorian Social Activists'' Novels.
By: Lovesey, Oliver.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Pickering & Chatto Publishers, 2011Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (1426 p.).ISBN: 9781781446836.Subject(s): English literature -- Great Britain -- Women authors -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- FictionGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Victorian Social Activists'' NovelsDDC classification: 820.9 Online resources: Click here to access online
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Victorian Social Activists'' Novels Volume 1; Contents of the Edition; Contents to Volume 1; Acknowledgements; General Introduction; Select Bibliography; Introduction to Caroline Norton, The Wife; A Note on the Text; The Wife; Appendices: Caroline Norton; Appendix 1: A Voice from the Factories; Appendix 2: A Plain Letter to Lord Chancellor on the Infant Custody Bill; Appendix 3: A Letter to the Queen on Lord Chancellor Cranworth's Marriage and Divorce Bill; Introduction to Millicent Garrett Fawcett, Janet Doncaster; Note on the Text; Janet Doncaster; Appendices: Millicent Garrett Fawcett
Appendix 4: ''The Medical and general Education of Women''Appendix 5: ''The Electoral Disabilities of Women''; Appendix 6: ''The Future of Englishwomen: A Reply''; Editorial Notes to Volume 1; Textual Variants to Volume 1; Victorian Social Activists'' Novels Volume 2; Contents to Volume 2; Introduction to Ellice Hopkins, Rose Turquand; Note on the Text; Ellice Jne Hopkins, Rose Turquand; Appendices: Ellice Hopkins; Appendix 1: The Visitation of Dens; Appendix 2: The Life and Letters of James Hinton; Appendix 3: The White Cross Army; Appendix 4: The Power of Womanhood
Editorial Notes to Volume 2Textual Variants Volume 2; Victorian Social Activists'' Novels Volume 3; Contents to Volume 3; Introduction to Mary Eleanor Benson, At Sundry Times and in Divers Manners; Note on the Text; Mary Eleanor Benson, At Sundry Times and in Divers Manners; Appendices: Mary Eleanor Benson; Appendix 1: In Defence of Domestic Service; Appendix 2: Streets and Lanes of the City; Editorial Notes to Volume 3; Victorian Social Activists'' Novels Volume 4; Contents to Volume 4; Introduction to Margaret Todd, Mona Maclean, Medical Student; Note on the Text
Margaret Todd, Mona MacleanAppendices: Maragret Todd; Appendix 1: 'Some Thoughts on the Woman Question'; Appendix 2: The Life of Sophia Jex-Blake; Appendix 3: ''Medical Women in Fiction''; Appendix 4: ''Medical Women''; Editorial Notes to Volume 4; Textual Notes to Volume 4
The writers of these novels were involved in various types of activism, using approaches ranging from conservative amelioration to radical militancy. Their works employ a broad variety of genres from the novel of manners, sensation, education and vocation, to allegory, romance and lesbian fiction.