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Louisa Stuart Costello [electronic resource] : A Nineteenth-Century Writing Life / by Clare Broome Saunders.

Author/Creator:
Saunders, Clare Broome. author., Author,
Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan US : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (259 p.)
Edition:
First edition.
Series:
Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters
Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters
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Subjects:
British literature.
Poetry.
Literature, Modern-19th century.
Fiction.
Literature-History and criticism.
Sociology.
Local subjects:
British and Irish Literature. (search)
Poetry and Poetics. (search)
Nineteenth-Century Literature. (search)
Fiction. (search)
Literary History. (search)
Gender Studies. (search)
Language:
English
Summary:
Louisa Stuart Costello (1799-1870) was a critically acclaimed poet, novelist, travel writer, historian, and artist. Here, Broom Saunders provides a wealth of extracts from her diverse writings, a rich source of information about the pioneering career of a professional woman writer, and insight into a nineteenth-century writing life.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 Louisa Stuart Costello's Life; Chapter 2 Louisa Stuart Costello's Translations and Medievalism; Chapter 3 Louisa Stuart Costello and Arthurian Legend; Chapter 4 Louisa Stuart Costello and Nineteenth-Century Journalism; Chapter 5 Louisa Stuart Costello and Poetry; Chapter 6 Louisa Stuart Costello and Travel Writing; Chapter 7 Louisa Stuart Costello, History, and Historical Biography; Chapter 8 Louisa Stuart Costello and Novels; Conclusion Obituary of Louisa Stuart Costello by W. H. Wills
NotesBibliography; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-349-67408-7
Publisher Number:
10.1057/9781137340122 doi