The Odd Women - George Gissing

The Odd Women

The Odd Women

2.0 1 5 Author: George Gissing Narrator: Elizabeth Klett
As audiobook.
George Gissing's 1893 novel takes on the 19th century "Woman Question" by looking at themes of feminism, marriage, and love. The novel raises these issues through the lives of several contrasting women: Mary Barfoot, a feminist philanthropist who helps train women for careers; her close friend Rhoda Nunn, who believes marriage is a disastrous choice for women; and Monica Madden, who starts out as one of their protegees but chooses to marry a seemingly kind older man. As Monica experiences the challenges of married life, Rhoda finds herself drawn to Mary's cousin, the charming but apparently profligate Everard. George Robert Gissing was an English novelist who published 23 novels between 1880 and 1903. He published his first novel, Workers in the Dawn, in 1880 and also worked as a teacher and tutor throughout his life.
Language: English Category: Fiction Translator:

More information about the audiobook:

Publisher: AB Svenska Ljud Audioförlag
Published: 2018-06-01
Length: 15H 3Min
ISBN: 9789176395035

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