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Published online by Cambridge University Press:  10 March 2014

Alexis Antonia
Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing, The University of Newcastle
Ellen Jordan
Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing, The University of Newcastle


Over the last thirty years the growing academic interest in both Victorian periodicals and women's issues in the nineteenth century has focussed interest on the women journalists who wrote for the serious quarterlies and monthlies published during this period. The part played by such writers as Harriet Martineau, Elizabeth Eastlake, and Frances Power Cobbe in the development of Victorian thought is now well known, while that of less prolific contributors is increasingly attracting scholarly attention. One of the authors gradually being rescued from oblivion is Anne Mozley (1809–1891), with her views on both contemporary literature and debates about the social position of women being seen as of interest.

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