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Catherine Carswell

Jan Pilditch

Catherine Carswell

a biography

by Jan Pilditch

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Published by John Donald in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carswell, Catherine MacFarlane, -- 1879-1946.,
  • Authors, Scottish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Women authors, Scottish -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-217) and index.

    StatementJan Pilditch.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6005.A749 P55 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19805709M
    ISBN 100859766853
    ISBN 109780859766852

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    Catherine Carswell's () friendship with D.H. Lawrence was kindled by her favorable review of The White Peacock (). They met in and their relationship lasted until Lawrence's death in. In she and Lawrence exchanged manuscripts of Open the Door! and Women in Love. Her novel was completed in and won the Melrose Prize on publication in  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Poetry. "Catherine Carswell's The Life of Robert Burns is still, apart from Burns' own account, the best."—Alasdair Gray, The Observer, UK "It is not only an outlandishly good book, but one which raises questions about the nature of Scottish culture and cultural change."—Sunday Times, UK "This is a book which makes you feel better for having read ://

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