The life and work of Adelaide Procter

poetry, feminism, and fathers by Gill Gregory

Publisher: Ashgate in Aldershot, Hampshire, Brookfield, Vt

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Subjects:

  • Procter, Adelaide Anne, 1825-1864.,
  • Feminism and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Social problems in literature.,
  • Homelessness in literature.,
  • Poor in literature.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-278) and index.

StatementGill Gregory.
SeriesThe nineteenth-century, Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
ContributionsProcter, Adelaide Anne, 1825-1864.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5191.Z5 G74 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL372174M
ISBN 101840146702
LC Control Number98033797

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Feb 1, - The Poetical Works of Adelaide A. Procter. Feb 1, - The Poetical Works of Adelaide A. Procter. Feb 1, - The Poetical Works of Adelaide A. Procter. Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Withal, a VG example.. , [2] pp. /4" x /4" Adelaide Anne Procter was a tireless philanthropist and poet in England in the Victorian era. Despite her short life, many of her poems began to be published in Charles Dickens' periodicals "Household Words" and . Adelaide Anne Procter (30 d'ochobre de , Londres - 2 de febreru de , Londres) foi una poeta y filántropa ó en beneficiu d'un gran númberu de causes, principalmente pa les muyeres ensin emplegu y pa les persones ensin llar, foi activista a favor del feminismu y desempeñóse como periodista en dellos periódicos.. Procter enxamás casóse, y dalgunes de los sos. Adelaide Anne Procter (Bloomsbury, 30 de outubro de — Londres, 2 de fevereiro de ) foi uma poetisa e filantropa hou em prol de uma série de causas, mais proeminentemente em nome das mulheres desempregadas e sem-teto, e esteve ativamente envolvida com grupos feministas e r nunca se casou, e algumas de suas poesias provocam especulações de que fosse.

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either. Poet Adelaide Anne Procter was born in London and raised in a literary environment that helped nurture and develop her own budding talent. Most of her poems were published in Charles Dicken's magazines, often under a pseudonym. Her life was marked by her conversion to Roman Catholicism, and by her devotion to women's rights. Procter's letters provide even richer context to reveal the pointed, and sometimes comic, irony that gives political edge to her pious images and language." The paper then spends 15 pages examining these other representations. Dickens doesn't make an appearance. Similarly, a third of Emma Mason's book is devoted to Procter. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • This instant classic explores how we can change our lives by changing our habits. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Wall Street Journal • Financial Times In The Power of Habit, award-winning business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries .

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