A Very Great Profession: The Woman's Novel 1914-39

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Virago, 1983 - Books and reading - 273 pages
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Het leven van de vrouw uit de Engelse burgerklasse tussen de twee wereldoorlogen, zoals dit door Engelse schrijfsters uit die periode in hun werk in beeld gebracht is.

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User Review  - Kasthu - LibraryThing

Originally published by Virago in 1983, A Very Great Profession: The Woman’s Novel 1914-1939 is a fantastic overview of the woman’s novel in the interwar years (interesting that “woman” is in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - MariaAlhambra - LibraryThing

An exhaustive and well researched history of women's writing during the interwar period, focusing on the middlebrow, realist tradition (as opposed to the avant-garde). The chapters on sex and romance ... Read full review

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