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The Argosy


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Further Reading

“Argosy, The.” The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800-1900, Series 2. Ed. John S. North. North Waterloo Academic Press, 2003. Online edition.

Mitchell, Sally. The Fallen Angel: Chastity, Class and Women's Reading, 1835-1880. Bowling Green, Ohio: Bowling Green University Popular Press, 1981.

Phegley, Jennifer. "Argosy (1865-1901)." Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism in Great Britain and Ireland. Gen. Eds. Laurel Brake and Marysa Demoor. Gent and London: Academia Press and The British Library, 2009. 23-4.

---. “Domesticating the Sensation Novelist: Ellen Price Wood as Author and Editor of the Argosy Magazine.” Victorian Periodicals Review. Vol. 38 No.2, 2005, 180-98. ProQuest.

---. “Wood, Ellen [Mrs Henry Wood] (1814–1887).” Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Ed. Lawrence Goldman. Oxford University Press, 2004-16. Online edition.

Palmer, Beth. “'Dangerous and Foolish Work': Evangelicalism and Sensationalism in Ellen Wood's Argosy Magazine.” Women's Writing. Vol. 15 No. 2, 2008, 187-98. ProQuest.



29 September 2016.

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23 July 2020.