Mary Elizabeth Braddon, the most prolific authors of the Victorian interval, continues to be most sensible recognized for her sensation fiction, yet over the process a protracted profession contributed to a large number of literary genres, operating as a journalist, brief tale author and editor, in addition to authoring greater than 80 novels. This interesting new choice of essays reappraises Braddon's paintings and provides a chain of recent views on her literary productions. the amount is split into elements: the 1st considers Braddon's seminal sensation novel, Lady Audley's Secret; the second one examines a few of her lesser identified fiction, together with her first released novel, The path of the Serpent, in addition to a few of her twentieth-century fiction. the 1st number of essays on Braddon to seem on the grounds that 1999, this quantity sheds new gentle at the 'Queen of the circulating libraries'.
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