Free Shipping In the UK
The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers By Joanne Shattock

The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers
by Joanne Shattock

In Stock
£5.99
Now in paperback as part of the "Oxford Reference" series, this is a beginner's guide to British women's writing. Concise and informative, it has entries on 400 writers from Aphra Behn to Mary Wollstonecraft.
Only 1 left

The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers Summary


The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers by Joanne Shattock

This book is an ideal beginner's guide to British women's writing from the fourteenth century to the present. Concise, informative, and well organized, it has entries on 400 writers from Aphra Behn to Jeanette Winterson, Mary Wollestonecraft to Barbara Cartland. Each entry offers an outline of each writer's life, her major publications, contemporary critical reception and an assessment of her work. This book is intended for general; students of English literature; especially those following courses on women's writing.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in the UK
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers Reviews


"An epic feat."--New Statesman and Society
"A pioneering effort."--Sunday Telegraph


"An epic feat."--New Statesman and Society
"A pioneering effort."--Sunday Telegraph


"An epic feat."--New Statesman and Society
"A pioneering effort."--Sunday Telegraph

"An epic feat."--New Statesman and Society
"A pioneering effort."--Sunday Telegraph


"An epic feat."--New Statesman and Society


"A pioneering effort."--Sunday Telegraph


About Joanne Shattock



Joanne Shattock is Senior Lecturer at Leicester University.

Additional information

GOR001153349
The Oxford Guide to British Women Writers by Joanne Shattock
Joanne Shattock
Oxford Reference S.
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
1994-12-01
502
0192800213
9780192800213
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.