Turning Victorian Ladies into Women : The Life of Bessie Rayner Parkes, 1829-1925 Hardback
by Emma Lowdnes
Bessie Rayner Parkes (1829-1925) was one of the most prominent and influential campaigners for women's rights in the nineteenth century and her life and work are of remarkable interest.
She is described by the American historian Bonnie S. Anderson as one of the key British feminists of her time.
Surprisingly, Turning Victorian Ladies into Women is her first biography.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 284 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Academica Press
- Publication Date: 15/12/2011
- Category: Cultural studies
- ISBN: 9781936320288