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The life of Olive Schreiner

S. C. Cronwright-Schreiner

The life of Olive Schreiner

by S. C. Cronwright-Schreiner

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Published by Little, Brown, and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schreiner, Olive, -- 1855-1920

  • Edition Notes

    Printed in Great Britain.

    Statementby S. C. Cronwright-Schreiner ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5299.S4 Z6 1924a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 414 p., 1 ℗ .
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14072130M
    LC Control Number26006292

    Olive Schreiner. Olive Schreiner ( ) was a South African author, anti-war campaigner, and intellectual. She is best remembered today for her novel "The Story of an African Farm" which has been highly acclaimed ever since its first publication in for the bold manner in which it dealt with some of theissues of the day.". Olive Schreiner was a South African author, suffragist and political activist. She produced the first great South African novel "The Story of an African Farm" (). Her published works and other surviving writings promote implicit values like moderation, friendship and understanding amongst all peoples and avoid the pitfalls of political radicalism which she consciously eschewed.

    In London, his American trip abandoned, he set to work gathering papers and letters and became his famous wife’s biographer and editor, which activities led him to produce The Life of Olive Schreiner () and The Letters of Olive Schreiner (), and posthumously publish with various amendments her Thoughts on South Africa () and. Olive Schreiner was able to reveal her true identity as the book's author in the second edition, published in Following the critical acclaim for her book, Schreiner was quickly absorbed into the company of several prominent young socialists including Eleanor Marx - the daughter of Karl Marx, W. E. Gladstone, George Bernard Shaw, and.

    Olive Schreiner (24 March - 11 December ) was a South African author, anti-war campaigner and intellectual. She is best remembered today for her novel The Story of an African Farm which has been highly acclaimed since its first publication in for the bold manner in Price Range: $ - $7, THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN FARM. Part I. Chapter 1.I. Shadows From Child-Life. Chapter Plans and Bushman Paintings. Chapter I Was A Stranger, and Ye Took Me In. Chapter Blessed is He That Believeth. Chapter 1.V. Sunday Services. Chapter Bonaparte Blenkins Makes His Nest. Chapter He Sets His Trap. Chapter


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She was also a pacifist. She did not agree with British imperialism in South Africa or with the South African (Anglo-Boer) War that was fought to achieve it. She opposed racism in whatever form, whether against Boers or Black people, both of whom were ‘underdogs’ in the .Author of what most consider the first great novel— The Story of an African Farm —to come out of South Africa, Olive Schreiner () is perhaps equally well remembered as an eloquent spokesman for feminist and pacifist causes.

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