The School of Femininity: A Book for and about Women as They Are Interpretated through Feminine Writers of Yesterday and Today

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The SCHOOL of FEMININITY
A Book For and About Women As They Are Interpreted Through Feminine Writers of Yesterday and Today

By MARGARET LAWRENCE

ILLUSTRATED

FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY NEW YORK MCMXXXVI

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Illustrations ix
  • Foreword xi
  • Part I- The Nineteenth-Century School of Femininity 1
  • Chapter I- We Write as Women 3
  • Chapter II- Mary Wollstonecraft 14
  • Chapter III- Jane Austen 32
  • Chapter IV- The Brontë Sisters 60
  • Chapter V- George Eliot 89
  • Part II- The Twentieth-Century School of Femininity 157
  • Chapter VII- Little Girl Pals 159
  • Chapter VIII- Go-Getters 183
  • Chapter IX- Matriarchs 210
  • Chapter X- Helpmeets 248
  • Chapter XI- Sophisticated Ladies 281
  • Chapter XII- Priestesses 311
  • Chapter XIII- Artistes 339
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