Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2012

240 Pages | 42 Illustrations, black & white

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780719058790

Bookseller Code (06)


Victorian womens magazines

An anthology

Margaret Beetham and Kay Boardman

Published by Manchester University Press

  • 1 The most comprehensive and systematically organised anthology of Victorian women's magazines for women yet produced
  • 2 The extracts range from fashion magazines to feminist journals, from serious works for Christian mothers to tales of romance and passion for 'sweethearts'
  • 3 It has a useful general introduction which both situates the volume in current academic debates and sets out clearly the general issues raised by the material
  • 4 It utilises a scholarly approach to the selection and organisation of material with brief accompanying explanatory introductions to each text
  • 5 Includes the most comprehensive listing of British Victorian women's magazines which currently exists

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