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Selected Essays upon Social Subjects By Eliza Lynn Linton
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Eliza Lynn Linton (1822 – 1898) was born in Keswick, Cumbria England. Having educated herself in her father's library, throughout most of her youth she moved to London at age 23 to become a... More > writer.At first she tried her hand at Novels, but abandoned this quest as here first two books had very little in the way of success. For the next 10 years she supported herself by free-lancing journalism contributing regularly to the Morning Chronicle Newspaper, which in 1851 hired her on a salary of 20 Guineas per month. It was not incidental that she was also the first permanently salaried journalist in Britain’s History.Miss Linton lived mostly alone, for she was vehemently anti feminist and no Man could have her.Throughout her life she continued to provide articles and essays to newspapers and magazines, when in 1872 she took to writing two novels, “Patricia Kembel, and the Autobiography of Christopher Kirkland in 1874. She was continuously popular in all she wrote, but in 1890 retired to the Queen Anne's mansion.< Less

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