Soft footsteps – Art and Literature – Frances Burney

In 1918, Virginia Woolf described our next historical literary pioneer as the Mother of English Fiction. For fear of bringing disgrace to her family her early works were written in secret and she was reluctant to reveal her identity. Yet, her satirical novels and plays about eighteenth-century society were thought to be the literary precursorContinue reading “Soft footsteps – Art and Literature – Frances Burney”

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