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Women Who Did: Stories by Men and Women, 1890-1914

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"A lady? decidedly. Fast? perhaps. Original? undoubtedly. Worth knowing? rather." Daring and dynamic, the 'new woman' came to represent the very spirit of the age. The stories in this anthology take up this phenomenon and examine society throughthe eyes of the new woman, as she encountered new choices in marriage, motherhood, work and love. Women Who Did charts a rebellion ...more
Paperback, 528 pages
Published February 28th 2006 by Penguin Classics (first published November 30th 2000)
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Laura Jackson
Not a book I would usually pick up and read, but I found the stories charming and tragic. I loved the George Egerton stories the most. All in all, a nice collection of stories.
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