By Ann Oakley
Ann Oakley has written a desirable and hugely readable account of the lifestyles and paintings of this singular lady, however the e-book is going a lot extra. it's an engaged account of the making of British social coverage at a serious interval visible throughout the lens of the lifestyles and paintings of a pivotal determine. Oakley tells a narrative concerning the intersections of the general public and the non-public and concerning the manner her subject's lifestyles spread out inside of, was once formed via, and helped to form a specific social and highbrow context.
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