Mrs. Henry Wood (Paperback)

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Mrs. Henry Wood (Paperback)

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This new book examines the career and works of Mrs Henry Ellen] Wood nee Ellen Strand Price, 1814-87), the author of the enormously successful and sensational mid-Victorian bestseller: East Lynne (1861), and many others. / Thomas Seccombe's DNB notice of Mrs. Wood in 1900 said that The Channings had sold 200,000 by 1898; The Shadow of Ashlydyat (
Mariaconcetta Costantini is full professor of English Literature at G. d'Annunzio University of Chieti- Pescara, Italy. Her research mainly focuses on Victorian literature and culture, with a special interest in sensation fiction and the Gothic. She is the author of five books and has edited volumes on Victorian literature and culture, in addition to publishing numerous articles and book chapters both in Italy and abroad. Her publications on sensation novelists include the monographs Venturing into Unknown Waters: Wilkie Collins and the Challenge of Modernity(2008) and Sensation and Professionalism in the Victorian Novel (2015), as well as the collection of essays Armadale: Wilkie Collins and the Dark Threads of Life, ed. M. Costantini (2009).
Product Details ISBN: 9781912224937
ISBN-10: 1912224933
Publisher: Edward Everett Root
Publication Date: January 31st, 2020
Pages: 1
Language: English