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Margaret Oliphant

D. J. Trela

Margaret Oliphant

Critical Essays on a Gentle Subversive

by D. J. Trela

  • 372 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Susquehanna University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 19th century fiction,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • Women and literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • 19th Century English Novel And Short Story,
  • English,
  • Scotland,
  • Oliphant, Mrs,
  • 1828-1897,
  • (Margaret),,
  • 19th century,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • History,
  • Social norms in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8449334M
    ISBN 100945636725
    ISBN 109780945636724

    Fans of Jane Austen's work will enjoy this witty masterpiece from Scottish writer Margaret Oliphant. Using a classic "fish out of water" theme, Phoebe, Junior is an insightful and sometimes subversive look at class distinctions in the Victorian era.4/5. Mrs Oliphant (), one of the outstanding writers of the nineteenth century, was in her time as well-known as Dickens, George Eliot and Mrs Gaskell: ‘the exemplary woman of letters’ is how the literary critic Queenie Leavis described the author of Persephone Book No. 89, The Mystery of Mrs the novelist Penelope Fitzgerald's claim was that ‘Mrs Oliphant is at her very. Temptations come, as a general rule, when they are sought.


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It is a nostalgic study of a rural Scottish community at the time of the Disruption of Maywhen the Kirk of Scotland split in two over the. After the death of Margaret Oliphant—the prolific nineteenth-century novelist, biographer, essayist, reviewer, and prominent voice on the “woman question”—two well-intending relatives took the autobiographical manuscripts she composed over a thirty-year period, and recomposed them to suit the model of a conventional memoir.

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Margaret Oliphant Secondary Bibliography by John Stock Clarke. Date last updated: 17 March There are two other Margaret Oliphant bibliographies by John Stock Clarke: Margaret Oliphant Fiction Bibliography Margaret Oliphant Non-Fiction Bibliography The Secondary bibliography is number 33 in the series:Victorian Fiction Research Guides.

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