Biography of successful Australian novelist, who published under the name 'Maud Jeanne Franc'. Discusses her life in South Australia and provides detailed analyses of her writings. Includes an annotated bibliography of her work, a list of the writings of her brother, Henry John Congreve, and an index. The author is an English teacher whose other publications include 'The Narrators Voice: The Dilemma of Children's Fiction'.Matilda Jane Evans, 1827-1886 : Pioneer Woman and Novelist Barbara Wall ... although in underscoring the words in question there might have been no such intention on the part of the lady writer. Matildaa#39;s books appealed to women and to girls, for they dealt with womena#39;s concerns and with what qualities are necessary in wives and ... Mrs Hartrnann answers for the father but noticeably not for herself.
|Title||:||Our Own Matilda|
|Publisher||:||Wakefield Press - 1994-01|