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Unformatted text preview: took up writing novels * She published over twenty books * However, critics considered her novels too political for a woman and disparaged her belief in the moral equality of the social classes. Thus, although her writing was highly regarded by major writers and was popular enough to produce an income sufficient to support a family of eleven, her work eventually fell into obscurity. “Pressed by the Moon …” • What does the word “pressed” mean here? • Why does the speaker fell oppressed by the moon? • What does the poem say about a woman’s life in this time?...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH ENC1102 at Broward College.
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