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Writing for their lives: women applicants to The Royal Literary Fund

Mumm, S.D. (1990). Writing for their lives: women applicants to The Royal Literary Fund. Publishing History(27) pp. 27–49.

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Abstract

The purpose of this article is to fill some of the gaps in our knowledge of those women writers in the lower echelons of the literary world of mid-Victorian England. Through an examination of the resources of the Royal Literary Fund the paper aims to provide a portrait of the career paths and lives of women writers who depended on their literary skills for a living.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 0309-2445
Keywords: Victorian; England; women; writers; authors; social conditions; Great Britain
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 87
Depositing User: Users 12 not found.
Date Deposited: 30 May 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 17:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/87
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