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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 2 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, 1870

Identifier: 1988.012.1.8
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 1 is the primary sequence for Ellmann's correspondence and research files. In addition to name, possibly useful information about correspondents or about the contents of the file has been recorded as a note indicated by brackets [ ].[ n ] indicates either that only a first name is present (or was decipherable) or that there is uncertainty about the correctness of our transcription. We are grateful to readers for correcting and extending both names and bracketed information, and we...
Dates: 1870