Women in the Literary Market 1800-1900

Cornell’s L. T. Meade Collection
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In the spring of 2000 Cornell University Library purchased a collection of 185 novels by L.T. Meade, about three-quarters of her output.

The collection was formed over a thirty-year period by an English collector with a passion for Meade’s stories.

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Jill the Irresistible. London: W. & R. Chambers, [ca.1890].
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introduction
early role models
entering the literary market
learned poets
getting into print
charlotte bronte and george eliot
sin and sensation
new women
education
journalism
activism
L.T. Meade
the three volume format
credits
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