THE ENDOWMENT OF THE DAUGHTER.
Those who begin to consider the subject of the working
woman discover presently that there is a vast field
of inquiry lying quite within their reach, without
Walter Besant began to publish novels in the early 1870s and by the 1880s had established himself as one of the most popular and prolific novelists in England. He was also known for the short fiction ...
Walter Besant began publishing novels in the early 1870s, and when the death of Queen Victoria in 1901 ushered in a new century, his death that same year signaled the demise of his immense popularity ...