Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction / Abigail Burnham Bloom
  • Jane Austen (1775-1817) / Emily Auerbach
  • Isabella Mary Beeton (1836-1865) / Sandra L. Spencer
  • Annie Wood Besant (1847-1933) / Carol Hanbery MacKay
  • Louisa Sarah Bevington (1845-1895) / Jackie Dees Domingue
  • Isabella Lucy Bird (Bishop) (1831-1904) / Lila M. Harper
  • Clementina Black (1853-1922) / Andrea L. Broomfield
  • Countess of Blessington, Marguerite Power Farmer Gardiner (1789-1849) / Ann R. Hawkins
  • Mathilde Blind (1841-1896) / James Diedrick
  • Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon (1827-1891) / Lori Williamson
  • Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1835-1915) / Andrew Maunder
  • Anne Bronte (1820-1849) / Maria H. Frawley
  • Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855) / Maggie Berg
  • Emily Jane Bronte (1818-1848) / JoAnna Stephens Mink
  • Rhoda Broughton (1840-1920) / Anne M. Windholz
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) / Mary S. Pollock
  • Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) / Leonie Rutherford
  • Lady Isabel Arundell Burton (1831-1896) / Samuel J. Rogal
  • Josephine Butler (1828-1906) / Ann Heilmann
  • Alice Mona Caird (1854-1932) / Catherine J. Golden
  • Jane Welsh Carlyle (1801-1866) / Jean Wasko
  • Mary Cholmondeley (1859-1925) / Carol Huebscher Rhoades
  • "Claire" (Clara Mary Jane) Clairmont (1798-1879) / Lisa Leslie
  • Frances Power Cobbe (1822-1904) / Sally Mitchell
  • Mary Elizabeth Coleridge (1861-1907) / Simon Avery
  • Sara Coleridge Coleridge (1802-1852) / Michael A. Torok
  • Eliza Cook (1818-1889) / Denise P. Quirk
  • "Marie Corelli" (Mary Mackay) (1855-1924) / Annette R. Federico
  • Dinah Maria Mulock Craik (1826-1887) / Kathleen Hickok
  • Hannah Cullwick (1833-1909) / Brian McCuskey
  • Emily Davies (1830-1921) / Anita Rose
  • Lady Florence Caroline Douglas Dixie (1857-1905) / Duangrudi Suksang
  • Lady Elizabeth Eastlake (1809-1893) / Carol Huebscher Rhoades
  • Emily Eden (1797-1869) / Eric Sterling
  • Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849) / Heidi Thomson
  • "George Egerton" (Mary Chavelita Dunne Bright) (1859-1945) / Kimberly VanHoosier-Carey
  • "George Eliot" (Mary Anne Evans) (1819-1880) / Joan M. Lescinski
  • Sarah Stickney Ellis (1799-1872) / Richard A. Currie
  • Susan Edmonstone Ferrier (1782-1854) / Miles A. Kimball
  • "Michael Field" (Katherine Harris Bradley and Edith Emma Cooper) (1846-1914) and (1862-1913) / Ed Madden
  • Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) / June Foley
  • Lady Lucie Duff Gordon (1821-1869) / K. L. Thomas
  • "Sarah Grand" (Frances Elizabeth Clarke McFall)(1854-1943) / JoAnna Stephens Mink
  • Dora Greenwell (1821-1882) / Kelly Stephens
  • Felicia Dorothea Hemans (1793-1835) / Kevin Eubanks
  • Mary Howitt (1799-1888) / Margaret A. Loose
  • Jean Ingelow (1820-1897) / Heidi Johnson
  • Anna Brownell Murphy Jameson (1794-1860) / Renee V. Overholser
  • Geraldine Jewsbury (1812-1880) / Elisabeth Anne Leonard
  • Maria Jane Jewsbury (1800-1833) / Melisa Summy
  • Ellen Johnston (ca. 1835-1873) / Florence S. Boos
  • Fanny (Frances Anne) Kemble (1809-1893) / Barbara Penny Kanner
  • Mary Henrietta Kingsley (1862-1900) / Shelly Skinner
  • Letitia Elizabeth Landon (L.E.L.) (1802-1838) / Lucy Morrison
  • "Vernon Lee" (Violet Paget) (1856-1935) / Dennis Denisoff
  • Amy Levy (1861-1889) / Audrey Horton Shifflett
  • Eliza Lynn Linton (1822-1898) / Laurel Meredith Erickson
  • "Lucas Malet" (Mary St. Leger Kingsley Harrison) (1852-1931) / Patricia Lorimer Lundberg
  • Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) / Pamela Corpron Parker
  • Alice Meynell (1847-1922) / Janna Knittel
  • Harriet Taylor Mill (1807-1858) / Jo Ellen Jacobs
  • Mary Russell Mitford (1787-1855) / Lauren McKinney
  • Constance Naden (1858-1889) / Emily R. Anderson
  • Edith Nesbit (1858-1924) / Margaret Elizabeth Strickland
  • Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) / Sandra J. Peacock
  • Caroline Norton (1808-1877) / Nikki Lee Manos
  • Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant (1828-1897) / Deirdre d'Albertis
  • "Ouida" (Marie Louise de la Ramee) (1839-1908) / Sandra Hannaford
  • Bessie Rayner Parkes (Belloc) (1829-1925) / Christine Swiridoff
  • May Probyn (ca. 1856?-1909?) / Christine Swiridoff
  • Adelaide Anne Procter (1825-1864) / Cheri Lin Larsen Hoeckley
  • "Dollie" Radford (1858-1920) / Christine Pullen
  • Charlotte Eliza Lawson Riddell (1832-1906) / Andrew Maunder
  • Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchie (1837-1919) / Carol Hanbery MacKay
  • A. Mary F. Robinson (Darmesteter Duclaux) (1857-1944) / A. I. Parejo Vadillo
  • Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830-1894) / Alan S. Weber
  • Olive Schreiner (1855-1920) / Elizabeth J. Deis
  • Anna Sewell (1820-1878) / Robert Dingley
  • Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851) / Elizabeth C. Denlinger
  • Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal (1829-1862) / Rhonda Brock-Servais
  • Edith J. Simcox (1844-1901) / Constance M. Fulmer
  • Mary Fairfax Greig Somerville (1780-1872) / Kathryn A. Neeley
  • Agnes Strickland (1796-1874) / Robert C. Petersen
  • Helen Taylor (1831-1907) / Juliette Berning Schaefer
  • Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna (1790-1846) / Mary Lenard
  • Frances Trollope (1779-1863) / Ann-Barbara Graff
  • Katharine Tynan (1859-1931) / Susan Schreibman
  • Victoria, Queen of Britain (1819-1901) / Adrienne Munich
  • Mary Augusta Arnold Ward (Mrs. Humphry Ward) (1851-1920) / Gisela Argyle
  • Beatrice Webb (1858-1943) / Deborah Epstein Nord
  • Augusta Webster (1837-1894) / Christine Sutphin
  • Lady Jane Francesca Wilde (1821?-1896) / Dejan Kuzmanovic
  • Ellen Price Wood (Mrs. Henry Wood) (1814-1887) / Janet L. Grose
  • Charlotte Mary Yonge (1823-1901) / Marylu Hill
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index
  • About the Editor and Contributors

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