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Blencarrow.

Isabel Ecclestone (Macpherson) Mackay

Blencarrow.

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Published by T. Allen in Toronto .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPS8524 K38 B5
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Pagination307p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17358187M

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Blencarrow. by Isabel Ecclestone (Macpherson) Mackay Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Margaret Oliphant (), one of the outstanding writers of the nineteenth century, was in her time as well-known as Dickens, George Eliot and Mrs Gaskell: the exemplary woman of letters is how the literary critic Queenie Leavis described the author of Persephone Book No.

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A similar story to The Mystery of Mrs Blencarrow can be found in A Motley Crew (), a book by Margaret Oliphant's close friend Christina Rogerson Steevens - see the chapter "Sketches from Life" (sketch IV).

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First Edition. Hardback. 8vo. Sadleir []. Mrs Oliphant, a prolific nineteenth century Scottish novelist, biographer, essayist, reviewer and prominent voice on the 'woman question' is best known for her portraits of small-town life.

'The Mystery of Mrs. Blencarrow' is a later novel that draws on Oliphant's exposure to Windsor gossip. Inboth the British Library and Persephone Books reissued The Mystery of Mrs. Blencarrow (), in the latter case with the novella Queen Eleanor and Fair Rosamund (), and the Association for Scottish Literary Studies produced a new edition of the novel Kirsteen ().Born: Margaret Oliphant Wilson, 4 April.

Generally acknowledged as Isabel Mackay’s best novel. Blencarrow anatomizes the varieties of love as it records generational changes in a small town not unlike Woodstock, through the experiences of a group of boys and girls growing up together.

A second plot centres on a family who have fallen from fortune because of the father’s drinking. The book contains two well matched stories: ‘The Mystery of Mrs Blencarrow’ and ‘Queen Eleanor and Fair Rosamond.’ The stories are distinctive, but they consider the same themes and questions, and I would have easily identified them of the work of the same author, had I /5(5).

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