Open Access Graduate Research Paper
At the height of her career Maria Edgeworth's reading audience spanned a wide area. Even though her name is not widely known today, she is an outstanding figure in the field of children's literature. This descriptive research paper includes her biography, emphasizing the influence of her father and that of Thomas Day. The paper concentrates chiefly on her contribution to children's literature although her novels are used. to show the range of her work.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Department of Library Science
C. L. Greve
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©1971 Mary Whiteley Degner
Degner, Mary Whiteley, "Maria Edgeworth" (1971). Graduate Research Papers. 1953.