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Corvey ‘Adopt an Author’ |
Selina Davenport


The Corvey Project at
Sheffield Hallam University

Louise Watkins, May 1998.

Adopt an Author is a Special Study Unit in which third-year undergraduates choose to focus on a relatively unknown writer and two of her works, supplementing the material in CW3 (Corvey Women Writers on the Web).

This project focuses on Selina Davenport (1779-1859)

Louise Watkins' Adopt an Author material comprises:

Biography of Selina Davenport

Plot Synopsis of The Sons of the Viscount and the Daughter of the Earl (1813)

Plot Synopsis of Preference (1824)

The Works of Selina Davenport

Critical Reception of Selina Davenport

Essay on the work of Selina Davenport

Selina Davenport: an annotated bibliography

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