A Secret Sisterhood

A Secret Sisterhood

The Literary Friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, & Virginia Woolf

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Male literary friendships are the stuff of legend, but the world's most celebrated female authors are usually mythologized as solitary eccentrics or isolated geniuses. Friends Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney prove this wrong, thanks to their investigations into a wealth of surprising collaborations, such as the friendships between George Eliot and Harriet Beecher Stowe or Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield. Drawing on letters and diaries, some of which have never been published before, A Secret Sisterhood resurrects these stories of female friendships and literary collaborations. -- Adapted from book jacket.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017
Edition: First U.S. edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780544883734
Branch Call Number: 823.00992 M5848s 2017
Characteristics: xx, 331 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm


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