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The Resource A secret sisterhood : the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf, Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, and Margaret Atwood, (eaudio)

A secret sisterhood : the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf, Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, and Margaret Atwood, (eaudio)

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A secret sisterhood : the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf
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A secret sisterhood
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the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf
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Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, and Margaret Atwood
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Male literary friendships are the stuff of legend; think Byron and Shelley, Fitzgerald and Hemingway. But the world's best-loved female authors are usually mythologized as solitary eccentrics or isolated geniuses. Coauthors and real-life friends Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney prove this wrong, thanks to their discovery of a wealth of surprising collaborations: the friendship between Jane Austen and one of the family servants, playwright Anne Sharp; the daring feminist author Mary Taylor, who shaped the work of Charlotte Bronte; the transatlantic friendship of the seemingly aloof George Eliot and Harriet Beecher Stowe; and Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield, most often portrayed as bitter foes, but who, in fact, enjoyed a complex friendship fired by an underlying erotic charge. Through letters and diaries that have never been published before, A Secret Sisterhood resurrects these forgotten stories of female friendships. They were sometimes scandalous and volatile, sometimes supportive and inspiring, but always-until now-tantalizingly consigned to the shadows
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Midorikawa, Emily
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Narrated by Elizabeth Sastre
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  • Atwood, Margaret
  • Sweeney, Emma Claire
  • Sastre, Elizabeth
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A secret sisterhood : the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf, Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, and Margaret Atwood, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (9 hr., 2 min.)
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9781501962806
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Z13303
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sound
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other
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
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Label
A secret sisterhood : the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf, Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, and Margaret Atwood, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (9 hr., 2 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501962806
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
Z13303
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
rbdZ13303
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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