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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 38 related to What a Book Can Do: The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring.   

Behind Her Times: Transition England in the Novels of Mary Arnold Ward

Judith Wilt - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 242 pages
"In this new critical examination, Judith Wilt sees Ward as being "behind her times" in two senses - in her tireless defense of her evolving era's achievements and intentions ...
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Children's Book Award Handbook

Diana F. Marks - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 412 pages
Presents information on a variety of children's literature awards and includes brief biographies of their namesakes, including Jane Addams, Randolph Caldecott, Coretta Scott ...
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Seductions in Narrative: Subjectivity and Desire in the Works of Angela ...

Gemma López - Literary Collections - 2007 - 297 pages
Seductions in Narrative is a highly original, academic study which provides a critical discourse in which desire, narrative, and subjectivity are explored. Through the critical ...
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Bibliotherapy: The Girl's Guide to Books for Every Phase of Our Lives

Beverly West, Nancy Peske - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 272 pages
Because women read books differently than guys do... Every woman knows ... books are more than a way to kill time on the bus — they're therapy that fits in our bag. Whether we ...
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The Queen's Library: Image-Making at the Court of Anne of Brittany, 1477-1514

Cynthia J. Brown - History - 2011 - 416 pages
What do the physical characteristics of the books acquired by elite women in the late medieval and early modern periods tell us about their owners, and what in particular can ...
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Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World, 1500 ...

Heidi Hackel, Catherine Kelly - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 280 pages
In 1500, as many as 99 out of 100 English women may have been illiterate, and girls of all social backgrounds were the objects of purposeful efforts to restrict their access to ...
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'Grossly Material Things': Women and Book Production in Early Modern England

Helen Smith - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 254 pages
'Grossly Material Things' offers a new history of the making and reception of books during the English literary Renaissance. It explores the roles women played as co-authors ...
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Among the Janeites

Deborah Yaffe - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 245 pages
Looks at the culture that exists among devoted followers of Jane Austen, detailing the hidden subtext in the author's novels and the varied people they have inspired.
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Margaret Atwood and the Labour of Literary Celebrity

Lorraine York - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 232 pages
For every famous author there is a score of individuals working behind the scenes to promote and maintain her celebrity status. This timely and thoughtful book considers the ...
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