Women in the Literary Market 1800-1900

Trapped by Avarice
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This is the author’s only book. The avaricious and evil Raynal comes to a just end when his dead body is found locked in the safe from which he was stealing documents. The safe door had swung shut and no one could hear his cries for help.

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Helena Grimshawe. Trapped by Avarice. London: Digby, Long & Co., 1896.
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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
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