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Elizabeth Gaskell

(Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell)
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Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, née Stevenson (29 September 1810 - 12 November 1865), often referred to simply as Mrs Gaskell, was a British novelist and short story writer during the Victorian era. Her novels offer a detailed portrait of the lives of many strata of society, including the very poor, and as such are of interest to social historians as well as lovers of literature.
Non fiction
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Anthologies containing stories by Elizabeth Gaskell
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Short stories
Cousin Phillis [short story]
The Crooked Branch
Crowley Castle
A Dark Night's Work [short story]
The Grey Woman [short story]
Lois the Witch [short story]
The Sexton's Hero
Two Fragments of Ghost Stories