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Revealing new worlds : three Victorian women naturalists

Author: Suzanne Le-May Sheffield
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2001.
Series: Women in science (Routledge (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through the work of three women naturalists, this book examines how women participated in many scientific endeavours during the 19th century, despite being marginalized in a very masculine domain.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Named Person: Alfred Gatty, Mrs.; Marianne North; Eleanor A Ormerod; Alfred Gatty, Mrs.; Marianne North; Eleanor A Ormerod
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Le-May Sheffield
ISBN: 0415270693 9780415270694
OCLC Number: 48461808
Notes: Based on the author's thesis titled: Beyond the mask of gender : three Victorian scientist-naturalists (Ph. D.--York University, 1997).
Description: xvi, 252 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: sec. 1. Margaret Gatty (1809-1873). ch. 1. For the love of seaweeds : 'Mrs. Alfred Gatty' and woman's place in science. ch. 2. "Monarch of all she surveys" : Margaret Gatty's career as a naturalist --
sec. 2. Marianne North (1830-1890). ch. 3. Finding a new life : Marianne North as daughter, patron and traveler. ch. 4. Painting outside the lines : Marianne North's botanical art --
sec. 3. Eleanor Anne Ormerod (1828-1901). ch. 5. "A lady entomologist" : Eleanor Anne Ormerod and the politics of gender in science. ch. 6. "Not wholly separate" : Eleanor Anne Ormerod as popularizer and professional entomologist --
Conclusion : Re-imaging Victorian women naturalists.
Series Title: Women in science (Routledge (Firm))
Responsibility: Suzanne Le-May Sheffield.
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