Somerville for women: an Oxford college, 1879-1993

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Oxford University Press, 1996 - Education - 394 pages
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Somerville for Women tells the story of the pioneering Oxford women's college whose alumnae include a Nobel prizewinner for chemistry, two prime ministers, and a whole school of novelists. A lively account of a remarkable institution, it is also an important source for the history of the University of Oxford, and for many aspects of women's studies.

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Contents

A Question of Denomination
7
Madeleine Shaw Lefevre and Somerville Hall 18791889
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The Principalship of Agnes
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Copyright

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Pauline Adams in the Librarian and a Fellow of Somerville College.

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