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Beatrix Potter : her inner world, by Andrew Norman

Label
Beatrix Potter : her inner world
Title
Beatrix Potter
Title remainder
her inner world
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew Norman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even before she emerged from the cot in her nursery, Beatrix Potter was up against it. With her prodigious memory she recalled being placed 'under the tyranny of a cross old nurse' who introduced her to 'witches, fairies and the creed of the terrible John Calvin'. More sadness followed. She had no siblings of her own age and was brought up, virtually, in isolation. She also had a love affair that ended tragically. She was afflicted by two most unpleasant illnesses - one of which affected her for the remainder of her life - and she found herself often at odds with her mother. Yet, she grew up t
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
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Norman, Andrew
Dewey number
823.9
Illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6031.O72
LC item number
Z656 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Potter, Beatrix
  • Women novelists, English
  • Novelists, English
  • Potter, Beatrix
  • Potter, Beatrix
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Novelists, English
  • Women novelists, English
  • Biography
Label
Beatrix Potter : her inner world, by Andrew Norman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-208)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Potter, Leech and Warne family trees; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1: Beatrix's Father, Rupert; Chapter 2: Beatrix's Mother, Helen; Chapter 3: Beatrix's Brother, Bertram; Chapter 4: Home Tuition: Sir Walter Scott: Beatrix's Nature; Chapter 5: Art: A Suitable Pursuit for a Woman; Chapter 6: The Reverend William Gaskell; Chapter 7: A Deterioration in Health; Chapter 8: Sir John Millais; Chapter 9: Dr James Martineau: Beatrix and Religion; Chapter 10: Beatrix in Her Twenties; Chapter 11: Charles McIntosh
  • Chapter 12: Sir Henry Roscoe: Kew: Sir William Thiselton-DyerChapter 13: George Massee and the Linnean Society ofLondon; Chapter 14: Art: Anthropomorphism: First Encounters withPublishers; Chapter 15: Noel Moore and the 'Picture Letter'; Chapter 16: Norman Warne; Chapter 17: Norman's Tragic Death; Chapter 18: The Secret of Beatrix's Success; Chapter 19: Beatrix and Politics: Mr W.E. Gladstone; Chapter 20: The Allure of the Lake District: A New Love; Chapter 21: William Heelis; Chapter 22: Mrs Potter's Latter Years; Chapter 23: The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Bertram
  • Chapter 24: The Influence of the Reverend HardwickeRawnsleyChapter 25: Harold Warne; Chapter 26: The Fairy Caravan; Chapter 27: Sheep: Joseph Moscrop; Chapter 28: Another War; Chapter 29: The Death of Beatrix; Chapter 30: Beatrix: The Traditional View is Challenged; Epilogue; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Appendix 3; Appendix 4; Appendix 5; Appendix 6; Appendix 7; Bibliography; Back Cover
Control code
884280501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 208 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates (black and white))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473833234
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
genealogical tables
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7723bb41-3784-421b-8234-83f7ed9cf7a7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884280501
Label
Beatrix Potter : her inner world, by Andrew Norman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-208)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Potter, Leech and Warne family trees; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1: Beatrix's Father, Rupert; Chapter 2: Beatrix's Mother, Helen; Chapter 3: Beatrix's Brother, Bertram; Chapter 4: Home Tuition: Sir Walter Scott: Beatrix's Nature; Chapter 5: Art: A Suitable Pursuit for a Woman; Chapter 6: The Reverend William Gaskell; Chapter 7: A Deterioration in Health; Chapter 8: Sir John Millais; Chapter 9: Dr James Martineau: Beatrix and Religion; Chapter 10: Beatrix in Her Twenties; Chapter 11: Charles McIntosh
  • Chapter 12: Sir Henry Roscoe: Kew: Sir William Thiselton-DyerChapter 13: George Massee and the Linnean Society ofLondon; Chapter 14: Art: Anthropomorphism: First Encounters withPublishers; Chapter 15: Noel Moore and the 'Picture Letter'; Chapter 16: Norman Warne; Chapter 17: Norman's Tragic Death; Chapter 18: The Secret of Beatrix's Success; Chapter 19: Beatrix and Politics: Mr W.E. Gladstone; Chapter 20: The Allure of the Lake District: A New Love; Chapter 21: William Heelis; Chapter 22: Mrs Potter's Latter Years; Chapter 23: The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Bertram
  • Chapter 24: The Influence of the Reverend HardwickeRawnsleyChapter 25: Harold Warne; Chapter 26: The Fairy Caravan; Chapter 27: Sheep: Joseph Moscrop; Chapter 28: Another War; Chapter 29: The Death of Beatrix; Chapter 30: Beatrix: The Traditional View is Challenged; Epilogue; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Appendix 3; Appendix 4; Appendix 5; Appendix 6; Appendix 7; Bibliography; Back Cover
Control code
884280501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 208 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates (black and white))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473833234
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
genealogical tables
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7723bb41-3784-421b-8234-83f7ed9cf7a7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884280501

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