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AUTOBIOGRAPHY & BIOGRAPHY

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Autobiographical Sketches

Annie Besant, a remarkable nineteenth-century activist and writer, reviews her extraordinary life history in this autobiography.

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Autobiography

"In a field dominated by male practitioners, Martineau's uncompromising account of her life, relationships, travels, and illnesses deserves much wider recognition." - Valerie R. Sanders, University of Hull

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The Autobiography of Ashley Bowen, 1728-1813

"Heretofore only available to scholars working in research libraries, The Autobiography of Ashley Bowen can now become essential reading in undergraduate courses." - Robert A. McCaughey, Columbia University  

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The Autobiography of Margaret Oliphant

"The original order and structure of the manuscript have been restored, revealing new aspects of Oliphant's intentions and artistry." - Joseph H. O'Mealy, University of Hawaii

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

Perhaps the most famous drug narrative in British literature, Confessions is now available in a Broadview Edition.  

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Factory Lives

" Factory Lives is a wonderful and wonderfully affordable resource for anyone who teaches British nineteenth-century literature, culture, or history." - Elaine Hadley, University of Chicago

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The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

"This new edition of Equiano ...will become the text of choice for both scholars and students of the Black Atlantic." - African American Review

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A Known Scribbler

"The book charts one extraordinary woman's life of writing, but its journal entries, letters and reviews also reveal the changing habits of a whole literary culture." - John Mullan, University College London

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Life in the Sick-Room

In this work, which is both memoir and treatise, Martineau seeks to educate the healthy and ill alike on the spiritual and psychological dimensions of chronic suffering.

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