Christina Rossetti: 'Maude' and Dinah Mulock Craik: 'on Sisterhoods' and 'a Woman's Thoughts about Women'
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Christina Rossetti: 'Maude' and Dinah Mulock Craik: 'on Sisterhoods' and 'a Woman's Thoughts about Women'

2.67 of 5 stars 2.67  ·  rating details  ·  3 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Showalter's thoughtful, detailed introductory essay is a comprehensive analysis between Rosetti's novella and Craik's essays...the biographical portrait of Christina Rossetti's conflicts makes her a vivid example of the psychological and social barriers to the development of the female poets...her description of Dinah Mulock Craik stressed this woman's common-sense approac...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published March 1st 1993 by New York University Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Christina Rossetti, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Christina Rossetti

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-11 of 11)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
143178
Christina Georgina Rossetti, one of the most important women poets writing in nineteenth-century England, was born in London December 5, 1830, to Gabriele and Frances (Polidori) Rossetti. Although her fundamentally religious temperament was closer to her mother's, this youngest member of a remarkable family of poets, artists, and critics inherited many of her artistic tendencies from her father.

J...more
More about Christina Rossetti...
Goblin Market Goblin Market and Other Poems The Complete Poems Poems of Christina Rossetti Selected Poems of Christina Rossetti (Wordsworth Poetry Library)

Share This Book