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Alternative Title

Representations of reading and writing in twentieth-century English feminine middlebrow fiction

Publication Date


First Advisor

Douglas Patey

Document Type

Honors Project

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts


English Language and Literature


Middlebrow, Women authors, Angela Thirkell, Dodie Smith, Stella Gibbons, Reading habits, Writing process, Jane Austen, Popular fiction, Circulating libraries, Book clubs


2020 Audrey L. Davis. Access limited to the Smith College community and other researchers while on campus. Smith College community members also may access from off-campus using a Smith College log-in. Other off-campus researchers may request a copy through Interlibrary Loan for personal use.




74 pages. Includes bibliographical references (pages 71-74)