New PDF release: Anna Wickham: A Poet's Daring Life

By Jennifer Vaughan Jones

ISBN-10: 156833253X

ISBN-13: 9781568332536

Anna Wickham's lifestyles is characterised via the turbulent, burgeoning feminism of the early twentieth century. a lady whose incisive brain and inquisitive nature despatched her husband into jealous rages, she used to be forcibly devoted to a psychological sanatorium on the age of 30. Upon her liberate, she begun a life-long quest for happiness, exhibited at the beginning via her poetry. Anna Wickham turned a largely acclaimed author whose existence, every now and then immersed in scandal, is a narrative of luck and disappointment. ultimately leaving her husband and 4 sons to dwell in Paris's left financial institution, she grew to become a confidante of D.H. Lawrence, the long-time lover of millionairess Natalie Clifford Barney, and a strong-willed literary icon, rumored to have as soon as thrown Dylan Thomas right into a storm from snow. regardless of her popularity and fulfillment, Wickham's struggles with melancholy and nervousness might ultimately result in her premature death.

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