Politics and society the journals of Lady Knightley of Fawsley, 1885-1913 /

Louisa Mary, Lady Knightley of Fawnsley, was a woman of unusually wide interests, especially in the field of public affairs. In an age when few opportunities arose for women to make a contribution to political and feminist matters, Lady Knightley was an early pioneer of both causes. Denied the vote as a woman, she was a leading advocate of the campaign for constitutional, non-militant action to achieve the franchise, a cause which she continued to espouse until her death in 1913.Her later journals, written with warmth and humour, provide a fascinating picture of politics and society in

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Main Author Knightley of Fawsley, Louisa, 1842-1913.
Corporate Author Northamptonshire Record Society.
Other Authors Gordon, Peter, 1927-
Corporate AuthorNorthamptonshire Record Society.
Place, Publisher, Year London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Pages1 online resource (698 p.)
Additional InformationDescription based upon print version of record.
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