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Frances Wilson is the author of Literary Seductions: Compulsive Writers and Diverted Readers and The Courtesan’s Revenge: Harriette Wilson, the Woman Who Blackmailed the King. She lives in London with her daughter.
We have all surrendered ourselves to the world that writing creates. Eudora Welty once observed that her mother read the works of Charles Dickens in the same spirit with which she would have eloped...
Described by the writer and opium addict Thomas De Quincey as “the very wildest . . . person I have ever known,” DorothyWordsworth was neither the self-effacing spinster nor...
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