Six Portraits: Madame De Stael. Jane Austen. George Eliot. Mrs. Oliphant. John Oliver Hobbes (Mrs. Craigie). Katherine Mansfield.
Biographies of women authors that span over 150 years, "and it will be observed that except for one brief interval the dates overlap. thus forming a sequence of literary activity and achievement across nearly a century and a half." The author had permission to use previously printed materials and also conducted interviews and conducted her own research. With 8 illustrations and index. Several pages of ads in the back for books coming out in the Spring of 1935. Gilson M600. Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1935. Hb. USED. $20.00