One single flash of glad surprise
Just glanced from Isabel’s dark eyes,
Then vanished in the blush of shame
That as its penance instant came—­
‘O thought unworthy of ...
Charlotte Mary Yonge may be "placed" in literary history as the leading novelist of that Anglo-Catholic revival known as Tractarianism, or the Oxford Movement; but this classification cannot explain w...
To say that Charlotte Mary Yonge's writings were designed to illustrate Tractarian principles at work in daily life is to convey a wholly misleading suggestion of dullness and dogmatism. In fact, Yong...