Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Elizabeth Gaskell by S. Foster

This literary biographical study examines the life and works of the mid-Victorian woman novelist, Elizabeth Gaskell. It places her writing in the context of her attitudes towards creative production, her relationship with publishers, and her literary friendships, as well as examining those events of her life which fed into her work. It pays particular attention to the ways in which she sought to reconcile the conflicting demands made upon her, as woman and as artist.

Buy Elizabeth Gaskell by S. Foster from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780333695814
ISBN-10: 033369581X
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x mm)
Pages: 202
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 7-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Elizabeth Gaskell by S. Foster

Book Reviews - Elizabeth Gaskell by S. Foster

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Elizabeth Gaskell book by S. Foster and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - S. Foster

SHIRLEY FOSTER is Senior Lecturer in English and American Literature at the University of Sheffield. She has published in areas of Victorian women's fiction, English and American travel writing and children's literature. She has recently co-authored an anthology of women's travel texts.