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The Resource Cranford & selected short stories, Elizabeth C. Gaskell ; introduction and notes by John Chapple

Cranford & selected short stories, Elizabeth C. Gaskell ; introduction and notes by John Chapple

Label
Cranford & selected short stories
Title
Cranford & selected short stories
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth C. Gaskell ; introduction and notes by John Chapple
Title variation
Cranford and selected short stories
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The sheer variety and accomplishment of Elizabeth Gaskell's shorter fiction is amazing. This volume contains six of her finest stories that have been selected specifically to demonstrate this, and to trace the development of her art
  • Cranford: A comic portrait of early Victorian life in a country town which describes with poignant wit the uneventful lives of its lady-like inhabitants, offering an ironic commentary on the separate spheres and diverse experiences of men and women
Cataloging source
X2Q
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1810-1865
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Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Chapple, John
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  • Country life
  • Single women
  • Sisters
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Cranford & selected short stories, Elizabeth C. Gaskell ; introduction and notes by John Chapple
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "selected stories" --title pageverso
  • "This edition published 1998 by Wordsworth Editions Limited, introduction and notes by John Chapple 2006" --Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [20]-22)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mr Harrison's Confessions
  • The Doom of the Griffiths
  • Lois the Witch
  • Curious, if true
  • Six weeks at Heppenheim
  • Cousin Phillis
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9781840224511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 298534640
  • (OCoLC)298534640
Label
Cranford & selected short stories, Elizabeth C. Gaskell ; introduction and notes by John Chapple
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "selected stories" --title pageverso
  • "This edition published 1998 by Wordsworth Editions Limited, introduction and notes by John Chapple 2006" --Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [20]-22)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mr Harrison's Confessions
  • The Doom of the Griffiths
  • Lois the Witch
  • Curious, if true
  • Six weeks at Heppenheim
  • Cousin Phillis
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9781840224511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 298534640
  • (OCoLC)298534640

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