Women's Diaries Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Louisa May Alcott
Louisa May Alcott: Her Life, Letters, and Journals, 1889

Marie Bashkirtseff
Le journal de Marie Bashkirtseff 1887
[The Journal of Marie Bashkirtseff 1890]

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Diary by E.B.B.: The Unpublished Diary of Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, 1831-1832, 1969

Fanny Burney
Diary and Letters of Madame d'Arblay. 7 vols. 1842-1846
The Early Diary of Frances Burney, 1768-1778. 2 vols. 1889
The Journals and Letters of Fanny Burney (Madame d'Arblay). 12 vols. 1972-1984

Lady Charlotte Bury
Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the Fourth. 4 vols. 1838-1839

Jane Welsh Carlyle
Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle. 3 vols. 1883

Mary Boykin Chesnut
A Diary from Dixie, 1905

George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans]
George Eliot's Life as Related in Her Letters and Journals. 3 vols. 1885

Emily Hawley Gillespie
"A Secret to Be Burried": The Diary and Life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888, 1989

Fanny Kemble
Journal of F. A. Butler. 2 vols. 1835
Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839, 1863

Doroteya Kristoforovna Lieven
The Unpublished Diary and Political Sketches of Princess Lieven, 1925

George Sand [Amandine-Aurore-Lucile Dupin Dudevant]
Journal intime (posthume) publie par Aurore Sand, 1926
[The Intimate Journal of George Sand, 1929]

Lady Charlotte Elizabeth Guest Schreiber
Lady Charlotte Guest: Extracts from Her Journal, 1833-1852, 1950

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Mary Shelley's Journal, 1947

Victoria, Queen of England
Leaves from the Journal of Our Life in the Highlands, from 1848 to 1861, 1867
More Leaves from the Journal of a Life in the Highlands, from 1862 to 1882, 1884

Dorothy Wordsworth
Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth. 2 vols. 1897