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By Andrew King,Dr Jordan Jane,Professor King Andrew

'Ouida,' the pseudonym of Louise Ramé (1839-1908), was once the most effective, widely-circulated and tailored of Victorian well known novelists, with a readership that ranged from Vernon Lee, Oscar Wilde and Ruskin to the anonymous newspaper readers and subscribers to lending libraries. interpreting the diversity and diversity of Ouida’s literary output, along with journalism in addition to fiction, unearths her to be either a literary seismometer, delicate to the large shifts in style and booklet practices of the second one half the 19th century, and a fierce protector of her self sufficient imaginative and prescient. This assortment deals a greatly new view of Ouida, supporting us thereby to reconsider our perceptions of renowned girls writers normally, theatrical variation in their fiction, and their engagements with imperialism, nationalism and cosmopolitanism. The volume's usefulness to students is superior by means of new bibliographies of Ouida's fiction and journalism in addition to of British level diversifications of her work.

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