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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 40 related to What a Book Can Do: The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring.   

Women and Print Culture (Routledge Revivals): The Construction of Femininity ...

Kathryn Shevelow - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 248 pages
With the growth of popular literary forms, particularly the periodical, during the eighteenth century, women began to assume an unprecedented place in print culture as readers ...
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Elizabeth Gaskell - Literary Collections - 2015
"Cranford" is a short story written by Elizabeth Gaskell in 1851. The protagonist is the young lady Mary Smith who narrates in first person the daily lives of some single and ...
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The Masqueraders, or Fatal Curiosity, and The Surprize, or Constancy Rewarded

Eliza Haywood - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 208 pages
The most important female English novelist of the 1720s, Eliza Haywood is famous for writing scandalous fiction about London society. Fast-moving, controversial, and sometimes ...
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Imagining Women Readers, 1789–1820: Well-regulated Minds

Richard De Ritter - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 232 pages
Imagining Women Readers reassesses the cultural significance of women's reading in the period 1789–1820. From the turbulent years following the French Revolution to the fiction ...
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Odd Women?: Spinsters, Lesbians and Widows in British Women's Fiction, 1850s ...

Emma Liggins - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 256 pages
This genealogy of the 'odd woman' compares representations of spinsters, lesbians and widows in British women's fiction and auto/biography from the 1850s to the 1930s. Women ...
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Monkeys with Typewriters: How to Write Fiction and Unlock the Secret Power ...

Scarlett Thomas - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2017 - 320 pages
Exploring great plots from Plato to The Matrix, from Tolstoy to Toy Story, Scarlett Thomas’s new book is for writers and readers who want to unlock any narrative and create ...
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Collected Poems

Isabella Valancy Crawford - Poetry - 1972
This volume established Isabella Valancy Crawford as one of Canada's principal poets. Coupled with an introductory collage of viewpoints and reactions to her work by James ...
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Unsettling Partition: Literature, Gender, Memory

Jill Didur - Literary Criticism - 2006
The Partition of India in 1947 marked the birth of two modern nation-states and the end of British colonialism in South Asia. The move towards the 'two nation solution' was ...
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Jane Austen and Her Readers, 1786–1945

Katie Halsey - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 298 pages
‘Jane Austen and her Readers, 1786–1945’ is a study of the history of reading Jane Austen’s novels. It discusses Austen’s own ideas about books and readers, the uses she makes ...
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