Charlotte Smith Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Hilbish, Florence May Anna. Charlotte Smith, Poet and Novelist (1749-1806). Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, 1941, 603 p.

Comprehensive biography and critical estimate of Smith's poetry and prose.

Stanton, Judith Phillips. “Charlotte Smith's ‘Literary Business’: Income, Patronage, and Indigence.” The Age of Johnson: A Scholarly Annual 1 (1987): 375-401.

Details Smith's financial obligations as the impetus for much of her writing.


Cook, Kay K. “The Aesthetics of Loss: Charlotte Smith's The Emigrants and Beachy...

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