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The spinster & the prophet : H.G. Wells, Florence Deeks, and the case of the plagiarized text

Author: A B McKillop
Publisher: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, [2002?], ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces feminist Florence Deek's efforts to fight her case of plagiarism against H.G. Wells after discovering that his publication, "The Outline of History," was similar to a transcript of hers that had been rejected by Well's publisher years earlier.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: H G Wells; Florence Amelia Deeks; Florence Amelia Deeks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A B McKillop
ISBN: 1568582366 9781568582368
OCLC Number: 49822706
Description: xvi, 477 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Lace curtains --
Formations --
Labour and constancy --
Great reserve --
Loves and wars --
History and humanity --
Shadows --
Outlines --
Devils in details --
Accusations --
Investigations --
Delays and discoveries --
Enter King David, and so on --
Ripostes --
Justice --
Lancaster Gate --
Voices.
Other Titles: Spinster and the prophet
Responsibility: A.B. McKillop.
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Traces feminist Florence Deek's efforts to fight her case of plagiarism against H.G. Wells after discovering that his publication, "The Outline of History," was similar to a transcript of hers that had been rejected by Well's publisher years earlier.

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