Of those who are invited to pay a visit to Beechcroft,
there are some who, honestly acknowledging that amusement
is their object, will be content to feel with Lilias,
conjecture with Jane, and...
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...