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A historical dictionary of British women.

Publisher: London ; New York : Europa Publications, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Containing the biographies of more than 1100 notable British women from Boudicca to Barbara Castle, this resource is a record of female achievement spanning some 2000 years of British life. Most of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Historical dictionary of British women.
London ; New York : Europa Publications, 2003
(DLC) 2004270591
(OCoLC)54048105
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
ISBN: 0203403908 9780203403907 9781857432282 1857432282
OCLC Number: 62241832
Notes: Revised edition of: The Europa biographical dictionary of British women. c1983.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 500 pages)
Contents: Chapter Æbbe (fl. 664–81) --
chapter Albani, (Marie Louise) Emma (Cecile) (1852–1930) --
chapter Alexandra (1844–1925) --
chapter Anne of Denmark (1574–1619) --
chapter Anning, Mary (1800–47) --
chapter Anspach, Margravine of --
chapter Arnaud, Yvonne (Germaine) (1892–1958) --
chapter Ashford, Daisy, pseudonym of Mrs Margaret Devlin (1881–1972) --
chapter Asquith of Yarnbury, Lady --
chapter Atholl, Duchess of; Katherine Marjory Stewart-Murray (1874– 1960) --
chapter Austral, Florence, stage-name of Florence Fawaz or Wilson (1894– 1968) --
chapter Ayres, Ruby M(ildred) (1883– 1955) --
chapter Balfour, Clara (Lucas) (1808–78) --
chapter Bateson, Mary (1865–1906) --
chapter Berengaria of Navarre (c. 1172– after 1230) --
chapter Betterton, Mary (c. 1637–1712) --
chapter Blackwell, Elizabeth (fl. 1737) --
chapter Blyton, Enid (Mary) (1897–1968) --
chapter Boadicea --
chapter Bowdler, Jane (1743–84) --
chapter Braddock, Bessie (1899–1970) --
chapter Braddon, Mary (Elizabeth) (1837– 1915) --
chapter Bride, St --
chapter Brittain, Vera (Mary) (1893–1970) --
chapter Brontë, Emily (Jane) (1818–48) --
chapter Broughton, Rhoda (1840–1920) --
chapter Burdett-Coutts, Angela Georgina, Baroness (1814–1906) --
chapter Bury, Elizabeth (1644–1720) --
chapter Cable, (Alice) Mildred (1878– 1952) --
chapter Cameron, Julia Margaret (1815– 79) --
chapter Caroline (1768–1821) --
chapter Carr, Philippa --
chapter Cartwright, Julia, known as Mrs Henry Ady (1851–1924) --
chapter Cary, Elizabeth, Viscountess Falkland (1585–1639) --
chapter Cellier, Elizabeth (fl. 1679–88) --
chapter Chadwick, Helen (1953–96) --
chapter Chapone, Hester (1727–1801) --
chapter Chatham, Hester, Lady --
chapter Chidley, Catherine (fl. 1590–1667) --
chapter Clare, Elizabeth de (1291?–1360) --
chapter Clerke, Agnes Mary (1842–1907) --
chapter Clifford, Rosamund (?–1176?) --
chapter Cobham, Eleanor, Duchess of Gloucester (c. 1405–1457) --
chapter Coleridge, Sara (1802–52) --
chapter Compton-Burnett, Ivy (1884– 1969) --
chapter Cooper, Selina (Jane) (1864–1946) --
chapter Corbett Ashby, Dame Margery --
chapter Cork and Orrery, Countess of --
chapter Cowley, Hannah (1743–1809) --
chapter Craighton, Elizabeth (fl. 1728–76) --
chapter Crowe, Catherine Stevens (1800– 76) --
chapter Dawson, Margaret (Mary) Damer (1875–1920) --
chapter de Valois, Dame Ninette (1898– 2001) --
chapter Delaney, Mary (1700–88) --
chapter Devonshire, Duchess of --
chapter Dod, Lottie (1871–1960) --
chapter Dors, Diana, stage-name of Diana Mary Fluck (1931–84) --
chapter Douglas, Lady Eleanor (1590– 1652) --
chapter Drake, Judith (fl. 1696–1707) --
chapter Dresdel, Sonia, stage-name of Lois Obee (1909–76) --
chapter Durham, (Frances) Hermia (1873– 1948) --
chapter Eadgifu (fl. 919–51) --
chapter Eardley, Joan (1921–63) --
chapter Edwards, Amelia (Ann) Blandford (1831–92) --
chapter Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122–1204) --
chapter Elstob, Elizabeth (1683–1756) --
chapter Engelbach, Florence (1872–1951) --
chapter Essex, Countess of --
chapter Evans, Dame Joan (1893–1977) --
chapter Farren, Elizabeth (1759?–1829) --
chapter Faucit, Helen, stage-name of Helena Saville (1820–98) --
chapter Ferrier, Kathleen (1912–53) --
chapter Finch, Anne, Countess of Winchilsea (1660–1720) --
chapter Fonteyn, Dame Margot (1919–91) --
chapter Forbes, Katherine --
chapter Fox, Elizabeth, Baroness Holland (1771–1845) --
chapter Franklin, (Stella Maria) Miles (1879–1954) --
chapter Freud, Anna (1896–1982) --
chapter Fry, Elizabeth (1780–1845) --
chapter Furse, Dame Katharine (1875– 1952) --
chapter Gilbert, Elizabeth (1824–85) --
chapter Ginner, Ruby (1886–1978) --
chapter Gleichen, Lady Feodora Georgina Maud (1861–1922) --
chapter Gore-Booth, Eva (Selina) (1870– 1926) --
chapter Green, Alice Sophia Amelia (1847–1929) --
chapter Grey, Maria (Georgina) (1816– 1906) --
chapter Grierson, Constantia (1706–33) --
chapter Grote, Harriet (1792–1878) --
chapter Grymeston, Elizabeth (before 1563–c. 1603) --
chapter Gwyn, Nell (1650–87) --
chapter Hale, Cicely (1884–1981) --
chapter Hammond, Kay, stage-name of Katharine Standing (1909–80) --
chapter Harvie Anderson, Betty (1914–79) --
chapter Henriette Anne, Duchess of Orléans (1644–70) --
chapter Herschel, Caroline (Lucretia) (1750–1848) --
chapter Heyer, Georgette (1902–74) --
chapter Hild (614–80) --
chapter Hoby, Elizabeth (1528–1609) --
chapter Hodson, Henrietta (1841–1910) --
chapter Hopkins, (Jane) Ellice (1836–1904) --
chapter Horniman, Annie (Elizabeth Fredericka) (1860–1937) --
chapter Horsburgh, Florence, Baroness Horsburgh (1889–1969) --
chapter Houston, Dame (Fanny) Lucy (1857–1936) --
chapter How-Martyn, Edith (c. 1875– 1954) --
chapter Hubbard, Louisa (Maria) (1836– 1906) --
chapter Inchbald, Elizabeth (1753–1821) --
chapter Inglis, Elsie Maud (1864–1917) --
chapter Inglis, Esther (1571–1624) --
chapter Irwin, Margaret (Emma Faith) (?–1967) --
chapter Iurminburg (fl. 678–685) --
chapter Jersey, Countess of --
chapter Jewsbury, Geraldine (Endsor) (1812–80) --
chapter Joan of Kent --
chapter John, Gwen (1876–1939) --
chapter Johnson, Amy (1904–41) --
chapter Jordan-Lloyd, Dorothy (1889– 1946) --
chapter King, Jessie M(arion) (1876–1949) --
chapter L E.L.
Other Titles: Europa biographical dictionary of British women.
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