Facets of Olive Schreiner

a manuscript source book
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Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920 -- Manuscripts., Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920 -- Correspondence., Authors, South African -- 19th century -- Correspondence., Feminists -- South Africa -- Correspondence., Manuscripts, South African -- Library resou

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StatementRidley Beeton.
SeriesHuman Sciences Research Council publication series ;, no. 81, Paper books, Publikasiereeks (Human Sciences Research Council) ;, no. 81.
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LC ClassificationsPR9369.2.S37 Z586 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2116577M
ISBN 100868520349
LC Control Number88172629

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Facets of Olive Schreiner: a manuscript source book. [D R Beeton]. 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. It deals boldly with such contemporary issues as agnosticism, existential independence, individualism, the professional aspirations of women, and the elemental Born: 24 MarchWittebergen Reserve.

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Olive Emilie Albertina Schreiner was born in Wittebergen (now Lesotho)‚ the sixth of 12 children of Gottlob Schreiner‚ a Methodist missionary of German descent‚ and Rebecca Lyndall‚ the daughter of a London Congregational minister.

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Olive Schreiner, writer who produced the first great South African novel, The Story of an African Farm (). She had a powerful intellect, militantly feminist and liberal views on politics and society, and great vitality that was somewhat impaired by asthma and severe depressions.

Her brother. Buy Facets of Olive Schreiner (Paper books) by Beeton, Ridley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ridley Beeton. 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 writer and feminist and one of the first campaigners for women’s rights.

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 early part of.

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(Johannesburg: Ad. Donker, ). 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.

Plagued by asthma and severe bouts of depression throughout her life, Schreiner campaigned vigorously against the more predatory aspects of Cecil Rhodes's. Looking for books by Olive Schreiner. See all books authored by Olive Schreiner, including The Story of an African Farm, and Dreams, and more on Through a detailed reading of Schreiner’s writings, the book traces the complex relations between gender and empire in a modern world.

Cronwright-Schreiner, S. The Life of Olive Schreiner. The feminist and socialist writer and social theorist Olive Schreiner () was one of the most important and radical social commentators of her day. Her published writings include novels, allegories and influential works of social theory, among them The Story of An African Farm, Undine, From Man to Man, Dreams, Dream Life and Real Life Reviews: Explore books by Olive Schreiner with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Olive Schreiner has 63 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Olive Schreiner’s most popular book is The Story of an African Farm. 35 quotes from Olive Schreiner: 'The woman wanderer goes forth to seek the Land of Freedom. “How am I to get there?” Reason answers: “here is one way, and one only. Down the banks of Labour, through the water of suffering.

There is no other.” The woman cries out: “For what do I go to this far land which no one has ever reached. Oh, I am alone.

Facets of Olive Schreiner: a manuscript source book by D.R. Beeton. [Call number: BEE] Bandiet: seven years in a South African prison by Hugh Lewin. [Call number: LEW] To every birth its blood by Mongane Serote.

[Call number: SER] Children of the earth by Sipho Sepamla. [Call number: SEP]   On MaOlive Emilie Albertina was born the ninth of twelve children to Gottlob and Rebecca Schreiner. Her German father and English mother, both missionaries in South Africa, provided a household grounded in a strict Calvinist tradition.

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Publications etc. From here, information about the Editorial Team and the ESRC-funded project which has produced the Olive Schreiner Letters Online can be accessed, including who we are, the editorial process in producing the online letters, and also what these nearly letters tell us about the different facets of the ‘Schreiner epistolarium’.

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Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Roberts Brothers (Boston), small decorated red hardcover, lettering & decor on spine reads fine, light rubbing to decor on cover, name & notation in pencil on title page, no other markings, frontispiece picture of author Olive Schreiner glued down by publisher, sewn binding, tanning to edges of textblock.

Olive Schreiner: Selected full-text books and articles. The Story of an African Farm By Olive Schreiner; Joseph Bristow Oxford University, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical.

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The story of an African farm by Olive Schreiner (Book) 15 editions published between and in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. 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 d by asthma and severe bouts of depression throughout her life, Schreiner campaigned vigorously against the more predatory aspects of Cecil Rhodes's.This book was published in Boston: Little, Brown and Company, Pages book.

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INTRODUCTION Schreiner and Wright set out to dispel the practice of paedobaptisim in the Reformed tradition. In order to accomplish this, they enlist the help of ten scholars to investigate baptism from a scriptural, historical and theological perspective.

What results is a book that fairly documents the biblical background, fairly quotes the Reformation fathers.