Butler, Marilyn (Speers)

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BUTLER, Marilyn (Speers)

BUTLER, Marilyn (Speers). British, b. 1937. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Current Affairs Producer, BBC, 1960-63; Research Fellow, St. Hilda's College, Oxford, 1970-73; Fellow and Tutor, St. Hugh's College, and Lecturer in English Literature, Oxford University, 1976-86; King Edward VII Professor of English Literature, Cambridge University, 1986-93; Rector, Exeter College, Oxford, 1994-. Publications: Maria Edgeworth: A Literary Biography, 1972; Jane Austen and the War of Ideas, 1975; Peacock Displayed: A Satirist in His Context, 1979; Romantics, Rebels, and Reactionaries: English Literature and Its Background 1760-1830, 1981. EDITOR: Burke, Paine, Godwin and the Revolution Controversy, 1984; (with J. Todd) The Works of Mary Wollstonecraft, 1989; Edgeworth's Castle Rackrent and Ennui, 1992; Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 1993; Austen's Northanger Abbey, 1995; Works of Maria Edgeworth, 1999-2000. Address: Exeter College, Oxford, England. Online address: [email protected]

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