Sanders, Gerald DeWitt, and Clark S. Northrup. Elizabeth Gaskell. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1929, 267p.
Includes a comprehensive biography and bibliography of secondary sources on Gaskell up to 1929.
Schor, Hilary M. "Elizabeth Gaskell: A Critical History and A Critical Revision." Dickens Studies Annual: Essays on Victorian Fiction 19 (1990): 345-69.
Provides a discussion of the primary editions of Gaskell's work and a historical overview of Gaskell criticism with a focus on recent studies.
Selig, Robert L....
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