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An immodest Violet

the life of Violet Hunt

by Joan Hardwick

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Published by A. Deutsch in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hunt, Violet, 1862-1942.,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-195) and index.

    Statementby Joan Hardwick.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6015.U55 Z68 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1635298M
    ISBN 100233986391
    LC Control Number91186261


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Canadian writer Hardwick debuts with this book about a little-remembered British author-feminist. " Immodest Violet" Hunt () grew up among the eminent artistic-literary society of family friends: John Ruskin, Oscar Wilde et al.5/5(1).

Published in Great Britain inthis biography of novelist Violet Hunt by rookie book-author Hardwick, a former schoolteacher, lacks the substance and vivid detail of Barbara Belford's Violet of the same : Joan Hardwick. Canadian writer Hardwick debuts with this book about a little-remembered British author-feminist.

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