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Broughton, Rhoda, 1840-1920



  • Existence: 1840-11-29 - 1920-06-05


Rhoda Broughton was a Welsh novelist and short story writer. Her early novels earned her a reputation for sensationalism which caused her later and stronger work to be neglected by critics, although she was described as a queen of the circulating libraries.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

A biography of Rhoda Broughton, approximately 1980

Identifier: PR4174.B56-Z956 1980z
Content Description

Carbon copy typescript with many autograph corrections and changes made by Richard Ellmann. Apparently the typescript was sent to Ellmann for comment and now resides within his papers.

Masterfile note: History: Watters, Tamie.

Dates: approximately 1980

Broughton, Rhoda, 1970

Identifier: 1988.012.1.10
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 1 is the primary alphabetical sequence for Ellmann's research correspondence. This series also includes typescript drafts, galleys and proofs for many of Ellmann's writings. We are grateful to readers for correcting and/or identifying names of unidentified or partially identified correspondents.

Dates: 1970

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Archival Object 2
Collection 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Broughton, Rhoda 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Ellmann, Richard. 1
Woman authors -- Biography 1