"'What one sees another sees': synchronicity in the Juvenilia of Anna Kingsford and Richard Jefferies"
Merchant, P. 2019. "'What one sees another sees': synchronicity in the Juvenilia of Anna Kingsford and Richard Jefferies". Journal of Juvenilia Studies. 2 (2), pp. 102 - 116.
This essay considers some of the work published by Anna Kingsford (1846-88) before she reached the age of twenty and by Richard Jefferies (1848-87) before he turned eighteen. It focuses on the year 1866, and explores some unexpected parallels between his writing and hers. What stand revealed are two oddly overlapping careers that were shaped by, but also both rose above, the not always favourable conditions under which in the later nineteenth century the young writer had to operate.
|Keywords||Juvenilia; Victorian poetry; Sensation fiction; Nineteenth-century literatury reviewing|
|Journal||Journal of Juvenilia Studies|
|Journal citation||2 (2), pp. 102 - 116|
|Publisher||International Society of Literary Juvenilia|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||doi:10.29173/jjs38|
|29 Dec 2019|
|Publication process dates|
|Accepted||21 Nov 2019|
|Deposited||06 Jan 2020|
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