Nineteenth-Century Women's Autobiography Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Mary E. Ackley

Crossing the Plains and Early Days in California (autobiography) 1925

Leila Ada

Leila Ada, the Jewish Convert. An Authentic Memoir (autobiography) c. 1840

Maria de las Angustias de la Guerra

Ocurrencias en California [Occurrences in California] (autobiography) 1878

Maria Inocente Pico de Avila

"Cosas de California" (autobiography) 1876

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Glimpses into My Own Life and Literary Character (diary) 1820

Catharine Cappe

Memoir of the Life of the Late Mrs Catharine Cappe (autobiography) 1822

Mary Boykin Chesnut

A Diary from Dixie (diary) 1905

Anna Julia Cooper

A Voice from the South by a Black Woman of the South (essays) 1892

Miriam Colt Davis

Went to Kansas (autobiography) 1862

Lucy A. Delaney

From the Darkness Cometh the Light (autobiography) 1844

Abigail Scott Duniway

Path Breaking: An Autobiographical History of the Equal Suffrage Movement in Pacific Coast States (autobiography) 1914

Ann Lady Fanshawe

Memoirs of Ann Lady Fanshawe (autobiography) 1829

Lodisa Frizzell

Across the Plains to California in 1852 (autobiography) 1915

Anne Lady Halkett

The Autobiography of Anne Lady Halkett (autobiography) 1875

Alice Hayes

A Legacy, or Widow's Mite, Left by Alice Hayes to Her Children and Others (autobiography) 1836

Adrietta Applegate Hixon

On to Oregon! A True Story of a Young Girl's Journey into the West (autobiography) 1947

Alice James

Alice James, her brothersher journal (diary) 1934

Apolinaria Lorenzana

"Memorias de la Beata" ["Memories of the Pious Woman"] (autobiography) 1878

Harriet Martineau

Harriet Martineau's Autobiography 2 Vols, (autobiography) 1877

Mary Jane Megquier

Apron Full of Gold: Letters from San Francisco, 1819-1856 (autobiography) 1949

Mary Mitford

Recollections of a Literary Life (autobiography) 1852

Lady Sydney Morgan

Passages from My Autobiography (autobiography) 1859

Memoirs (autobiography) 1862

Margaret Oliphant

Autobiography and Letters (autobiography) 1899

Eulalia Perez

"Una Vieja y Sus Recuerdos" ["The Memories of an Old Lady"] (autobiography) 1877

George Sand

Histoire de ma Vie [Story of My Life] (autobiography) 1846-54

Mollie Dorsey Sanford

Journal in Nebraska and Colorado Territories 1857-1866 (autobiography) 1958

Elizabeth M. Sewell

The Autobiography of Elizabeth M. Sewell (autobiography) 1907

Amanda Smith

An Autobiography: The Story of the Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith the Colored Evangelist (autobiography) 1893

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Eighty Years and More: Reminiscences, 1815-1897 (autobiography) 1898

Alice Thornton

The Autobiography of Mrs. Alice Thornton (autobiography) 1875

Mrs. Humphrey Ward

A Writer's Recollections 2 Vols, (autobiography) 1918

Mary Countess of Warwick

Autobiography of Mary Countess of Warwick (autobiography) 1848