Scotch verdict*: Miss Pirie and Miss Woods v. Dame Cumming Gordon

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Morrow, 1983 - Fiction - 320 pages
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Depicts the efforts of two Scotch schoolmistresses in an 1811 libel trial to clear their names of the charge of lesbianism

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Scotch verdict: Miss Pirie and Miss Woods v. Dame Cumming Gordon

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Scotch Verdict is the factual account of the story dramatized in Lillian Hellman's fine 1934 play, The Children's Hour . In actuality, the episode in which a student accused two schoolmistresses of ... Read full review

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