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Kristin Lavransdatter | Read & Co. Books
Sigrid Undset was born #onthisday in 1882. The pioneering Norwegian novelist was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928 and is best known for her 'Kristin Lavransdatter' series. #sigridundset #classicnovels #readandcobooks
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Emily Dickinson | Read & Co. Books
Phenomenal poet Emily Dickinson passed away #onthisday in 1886. Her poetry was considered unusual for her time, breaking many of the conventional rules. First published in 1890, this volume is an extensive collection of her best poetry. #emilydickinson #classicpoetry #readandcobooks
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Mrs. Dalloway | Read & Co. Books
'Mrs. Dalloway' was first published #onthisday in 1925. One of Virginia Woolf's most-famous works, the stream-of-consciousness novel is largely plotless, examining characters in a dream-like style. #mrsdalloway #virginiawoolf #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf | Read & Co. Books
Virginia Woolf's masterpiece 'To the Lighthouse' was first published #onthisday in 1927. The modernist work features a distinct lack of dialogue and direct action, focusing on philosophical introspection. Discover the phenomenal novel here. #virginiawoolf #tothelighthouse #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft | Read & Co. Books
Mary Wollstonecraft was an English writer and advocate of women's rights born #onthisday in 1759. She's best known for 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' (1792), one of the earliest works of feminist philosophy. #marywollstonecraft #feministliterature #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë | Read & Co. Books
The eldest of the famous literary Bronte sisters, Charlotte, was born #onthisday in 1816. The phenomenal writer is best known for her novel 'Jane Eyre' (1847). An astonishing novel of passion, romance, and horror, 'Jane Eyre' challenges social norms with strong, feminist ideals. #janeeyre #charlottebronte #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Songs for Spring - And Other Seasons | Read & Co. Books
Spring is just around the corner, and no one can put our elation into words like the lyrical mastermind Sarojini Naidu. Discover our pocket-sized edition of her poetry collection 'Songs for Spring' today. #sarojininaidu #classicpoetry #readandcobooks
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Women in Literature: 10 Classic Feminist Novels | Read & Co.
Happy International Women's Day. Today we're celebrating the women who have advocated for equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout literary history with a list of our top ten classic feminist novels on our blog. #womenshistorymonth #feministnovels #feministliterature #readandcobooks
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10 Essential Feminist Books in Literary History | Read & Co. Books
It's Women's History Month and we're dedicating this important month to some of the most empowering women in literary history. Discover our list of the top ten essential feminist books on our blog. #womenshistorymonth #feministbooks #feministliterature #readandcobooks
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Brilliant Women | Read & Co. Books
Today marks the International Day of Women and Girls in Science and we're celebrating the incredible work of women in the history of medicine. Visit our website to learn more about brilliant women like Elizabeth Blackwell and Florence Nightingale. #internationalwomeninscienceday #historybooks #brilliantwomenbooks #readandcobooks
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Women in Literature: 10 Classic Feminist Novels
This Christmas, surprise the women in your life with some of the most empowering, influential feminist novels in history. At a time when female voices were scarcely heard, many women writers were quietly paving the way for modern feminism, using their literature as a platform. Get gift inspiration on the blog. #feministnovels #christmasgiftbooks #readandcobooks
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Mothers of the Macabre | Read & Co. Books
Discover our Mothers of the Macabre series, exploring the depths of Gothic literature. With its rich tapestry of pioneering female authors and enthralling titles, this series explores the evolution of Gothic fiction. #mothersofthemacabre #gothicliterature #halloweenreads #readandcobooks
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The Rise of the Female Gothic and Women Writers | Read & Co. Books
Gothic literature is a genre saturated with prolific works by women. From Ann Radcliffe to Mary Shelley, women writers have long mastered the dark and suspenseful world of supernatural terror. Discover the history of the Female Gothic on our blog. #gothicliterature #femalegothic #readandcobooks
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The Rise of the Female Gothic and Women Writers | Read Co. Books
Gothic literature is a genre saturated with prolific works by women. From Ann Radcliffe to Mary Shelley, women writers have long mastered the dark and suspenseful world of supernatural terror. Discover the history of the Female Gothic on our blog. #gothicliterature #femalegothic #readandcobooks