Woman of Genius

Woman of Genius

Paperback

By (author) Mary C. Austin

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  • Publisher: Feminist Press at The City University of New York
  • Format: Paperback | 336 pages
  • Dimensions: 130mm x 210mm x 21mm | 390g
  • Publication date: 1 January 1993
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0935312447
  • ISBN 13: 9780935312447
  • Edition statement: Reprint

Product description

First published in 1912, this novel draws its inspiration directly from Austin's own life and experiences as a talented woman--in the novel, an actress, whose pursuit of a career places her in conflict with the values of a midwestern town. The heroine's decision to leave a dull husband to pursue a career, and her rise to fame, are portrayed against the background of the cramping social order of the time.

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