The letters of Olive Schreiner, 1876-1920

  • 410 Pages
  • 1.27 MB
  • English
T. Fisher Unwin Ltd. , London
Correspondence, South African Authors, Femi
StatementEdited by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner
ContributionsCronwright-Schreiner, S. C. (Samuel C.), 1863-1936
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 410 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26983426M

Olive Schreiner (24 March - Decem ), was a South African author, pacifist and political activist. She is best known for her novel The Story of an African Farm, which has been acclaimed for the manner it tackled the issues of its day, ranging from agnosticism to the treatment of women.

From Wikipedia: Olive Emilie Albertina Schreiner () was named after her three older /5(4). : The Letters of Olive Schreiner, (Pioneers of the Woman's Movement) (): Schreiner, Oliver: BooksCited by: The Letters of Olive Schreiner: [Olive Schreiner, S.

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Cronwright-Schreiner] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Letters of Olive Schreiner: Author: Olive Schreiner. Genre/Form: Personal correspondence Correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schreiner, Olive, Letters of Olive Schreiner, Get this from a library.

The letters of Olive Schreiner, [Olive Schreiner; Samuel Cron Cronwright-Schreiner]. Cronwright-Schreiner, S.C. The Letters Of Olive Schreiner (including a copy of \'Olive Schreiner, A Selection\') Published: Unwin, London, Edition: 2nd impression.

& Cronwright-Schreiner, S.The letters of Olive Schreiner: / edited by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner T. Fisher Unwin London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. 52 Olive Schreiner 53 54 ^It is very funny that in the book that I am revising now there is one 55 character who reminds me somewhat of Knight in his relation to Elfride.

56 The likeness is not strong, still it is there. He is a man who when 57 the woman he loves confesses to. 15 find the letter. 16 17 As to the rest of your letter & Miss Greenes little post script, it 18 goes to my heart, but it would be no use going to England if the book 19 weren’t done, & as I shall be quite happy to stay; but your letter 20 was such a curious comfort to me because, when I feel so weak &.

Olive Schreiner (24 March – 11 December ) was a South African author, anti-war campaigner and intellectual. She is best remembered today for her novel The Story of an African Farm (), which has been highly acclaimed. It deals boldly with such contemporary issues as agnosticism, existential independence, individualism, the professional aspirations of women, 1876-1920 book the elemental.

TWO NOTES ON OLIVE SCHREINER'S LETTERS Ridley Beeton I An appraisal of The Letters of Olive Schreiner,edited by her husband, S.

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Cronwright-Schreiner. (London: Unwin, ). Unlike many notable figures 1876-1920 book literature, Olive Schreiner did not intend her letters for The letters of Olive Schreiner. In fact, the prospect of some of her corres.

the heading “A Notable Book.” Schreiner quickly became friends with Edward Carpenter, Bryan Donkin, Eleanor Marx, Karl Pearson, and sexologist Henry The Letters of Olive Schreiner London: Unwin, Schreiner, Olive.

An English South African’s View of. The Reader, the Text and the Editor: On the Making of Olive Schreiner’s Letters online and The World’s Great Question Research output: Contribution to journal › Article Harriet Townsend and networks of settler women in business in the Eastern Cape, – The letters of Olive Schreiner: / edited by S.C.

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She is best remembered today for her novel "The Story of an African Farm" which has been highly acclaimed ever since its first publication in for the bold manner in which it dealt with some of theissues of the day.". Olive Schreiner has 63 books on Goodreads with ratings. Olive Schreiner’s most popular book is The Story of an African Farm.

The Letters Of Olive Schreiner, by. Olive Schreiner. avg rating — 3 ratings. Want to Read saving. Title: The World’s Great Question: Olive Schreiner’s South African Letters – Edited and Introduced by: Liz Stanley and Andrea Salter Publisher: Van Riebeeck Society ISBN: Olive Schreiner’s Wikipedia entry says that she is “best remembered today for her novel The Story of an African Farm that has been highly acclaimed ever since its first publication in A page from Olive Schreiner’s letter to Fan Schreiner, 7 June The World’s Great Question features over of Olive Schreiner’s key letters on South African people, politics and its racial order.

They are often prophetic and can still send shivers down the spine. Olive Schreiner was a writer and feminist and one of the first campaigners for women’s rights. She was also a pacifist. She did not agree with British imperialism in South Africa or with the South African (Anglo-Boer) War that was fought to achieve it.

She opposed racism in whatever form, whether against Boers or Black people, both of whom were ‘underdogs’ in the early part of. The Letters of Olive Schreiner(ed. by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner) From Man to Man, or, Perhaps Only, (with an introduction by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner) Undine, (with an introduction by S.C.

Cronwright-Schreiner) Olive Schreider: A Selection, (edited by Uys Krige). The letters of Olive Schreiner and Havelock Ellis were published in Schreiner lived in London to ‚ much of the time in the unfashionable East End.

After returning to South Africa‚ Schreiner stayed in Cape Town and published polemical articles. Olive Schreiner Book Reviews, Read Olive Schreiner eBooks Online to Save Paper.

Olive Schreiner, writer who produced the first great South African novel, The Story of an African Farm (). She had a powerful intellect, militantly feminist and liberal views on politics and society, and great vitality that was somewhat impaired by asthma and severe depressions.

Her brother. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ During JulyOlive Schreiner wrote nine letters, published as part of the Olive Schreiner Letters Online ().

They are important letters, some of them especially so. Although written over a short period of time, and two of them the same day, they are all tailored for their particular addressee and feel and read. Abstract. Olive Schreiner’s The Story of an African Farm, published in1 had the distinction of being the first novel written by a colonial to be warmly and widely acclaimed in Britain.

Its author was a remarkable woman whose lack of formal education had not hampered her intellectual growth, nor her eagerness to challenge conventional attitudes (particularly towards women), outworn. Cronwright-Schreiner edits The Life of Olive Schreiner and The Letters of Olive Schreiner From Man to Man published.

Undine published. Bibliography Primary Texts. Barash, Carol L., ed. An Olive Schreiner Reader. London:. Abstract. Olive Schreiner is remembered as the first and probably the greatest South African novelist. She grew up in a ‘colonial culture almost bare of serious books’, 1 and as her compatriot, Dan Jacobson, has written, ‘a colonial culture is one which has no memory’.

2 Like Katherine Mansfield, born thirty years later, she got much of her material from a people and a landscape that. Review of her Letters, ed by S C Cronwright-Schreiner. Olive Schreiner's Letters; THE LETTERS OF OLIVE SCHREINER. Edited by S.C. Cronwright-Schreiner.

Boston: Little, Brown & Co. Olive Schreiner; Olive Schreiner (primary author only) Author division. Olive Schreiner is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Olive Schreiner is composed of 7 names.

You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. The ESRC Olive Schreiner Letters Project publishes a Working Paper series on ‘Letters, Letterness and Epistolary Networks’. Some of the areas of the scholarly engagement with ‘the letter’ which the Working Papers series is interested in publishing on include, but are not confined to.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Olive Schreiner books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.The Olive Schreiner Letters Project was funded by the ESRC.

It transcribed, analysed and published the complete extant Olive Schreiner letters presently in archival locations world-wide. Through this, it also contributed theoretically and methodologically to the use of letters and other epistolary materials in social science and humanities.