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Introduction by Tamie Watters. Ward [1851-1920] was the founding President of the Women's National Anti-Suffrage League in Britain. She also worked to imrpove education for the poor. This novel is about a Pre-Raphaelite beauty who must learn to reconcile her idealism, love for socialism, and desire to help the poor, with her love for Lord Maxwell, heir to an estate. Known for its accurate presentation of Victorian life. Virago Modern Classics (Penguin). Paper. 1985. USED. $3.00