A mildly modern woman

Parry, Julia
March 2003
Diva;Mar2003, Issue 82, p44
Focuses on the life and works of lesbian poet Charlotte Mew. Family background; Success in publishing the short story 'Passed'; Relationship with lover Ella D'Arcy.


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