British women writers 1914-1945 : professional work and friendship (Book, 2006) []
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British women writers 1914-1945 : professional work and friendship

British women writers 1914-1945 : professional work and friendship

Author: Catherine Clay
Publisher: Aldershot [etc.] Ashgate 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Examines women's friendships during the period between the two world wars. This book's organizing principle is a series of literary-historical case studies that explore the practices, meanings and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Clay
ISBN: 0754650936 9780754650935
OCLC Number: 1014746996
Description: VI, 184 p. ill., térk. 24 cm
Contents: Contents: Introduction: biographies of friendship; Women's friendship in inter-war Britain; Vera Brittain and Winifred Holtby: a 'trade in work and desire'; Winifred Holtby and Lady Rhondda: a romance of business; Vera Brittain and Storm Jameson: 'a passionate beckoning'; Stella Benson and Laura Hutton: representing the lesbian body; Stella Benson, Naomi Mitchison and Winifred Holtby: a triadic model of friendship and desire; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Catherine Clay.


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'... very accomplished study... Grounded in solid archival research and delving into a wealth of previously unpublished letters and diaries, it offers valuable insights... fluent and Read more...

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