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Maria Edgworth

It was only recently that I start getting introduced to Irish literature. As a matter of fact, it was only when we officially started our Dublin 2015 class that I started getting conscientious to the celebrated Irish writers, artists and their works of art. 580 more words

Roger Piedad

Nothing New Under the Sun

When Emily and I set up Something Rhymed, we were keen to find out whether Jane Austen enjoyed the support of a fellow writer. Perhaps she got to know… 651 more words

Female Friendship

New Biography Shows Fascinating Parallels between Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley

Charlotte Gordon’s new biography, Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley provides a fascinating look into the lives of these two remarkable, though often misunderstood and maligned, women who were groundbreaking writers of the Romantic and ultimately the Feminist movements. 1,883 more words

Classic Gothic Novels

Regency Personalities Series-Maria Edgeworth

Regency Personalities Series
In my attempts to provide us with the details of the Regency, today I continue with one of the many period notables. … 2,841 more words


On This Day – Drivetime - 22.5.1849 Maria Edgeworth dies

She didn’t have a lot of time for Jane Austen, she earned more money from her books than did the Queen of Irony during her lifetime. 568 more words

Vulgarities of Speech Corrected

The HUGE database includes as the second usage guide on our list, the anonymous Vulgarities of Speech Corrected. The copy included is the second edition, published in 1829, in London. 92 more words

Usage Guide

Maria Edgeworth

Life & Times of Maria Edgeworth
Maria Edgeworth remains one of the most influential and famous novelists of the English language, her most famous and cherished work being the novel Castle Rackrent. 873 more words