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By Judith Johnston

Anna Brownwell Jameson (1794-1869) used to be a principal determine within the London international of letters and artwork within the early Victorian interval, and an immense feminist author. Her neighbors integrated such figures as Harriet Martineau, girl Byron, Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. This learn considers her lifestyles and works, utilizing a special Jameson paintings because the significant concentration of every bankruptcy. the writer considers the actual non-fiction discourse within which the paintings is written, in addition to such concerns as gender and colonialism. prepared chronologically, the booklet additionally charts the expansion and improvement of a decided feminism within the very important years of the early Victorian interval, and compares Jameson to her contemporaries.

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