This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Olive Schreiner

Novelist (24-Mar-1855 — 11-Dec-1920)


Joyce Avrech Beckman. The Healing Imagination of Olive Schreiner: Beyond South African Colonialism. University of Massachusetts Press. 1989. 317pp.

Douglas Ridley Beeton. Olive Schreiner: A Short Guide to Her Writings. Timmins. 1974. 118pp.

Joyce Avrech Berkman. Olive Schreiner: Feminism on the Frontier. Eden Press Women's Publications. 1979. 88pp.

Vera Buchanan-Gould. Not Without Honour: The Life and Writings of Olive Schreiner. Hutchinson. 1948. 248pp.

Carolyn Burdett. Olive Schreiner and the Progress of Feminism: Evolution, Gender, Empire. Macmillan. 2001. 232pp.

Samuel Cron Cronwright-Schreiner. The Life of Olive Schreiner. T. F. Unwin. 1924. 414pp.

Ruth First; Ann Scott. Olive Schreiner. New York: Schocken. 1980. 383pp.

Marion V. Friedmann. Olive Schreiner: A Study in Latent Meanings. Witwatersrand University Press. 1955. 69pp.

Lyndall Gregg. Memories of Olive Schreiner. W. & R. Chambers. 1957. 77pp.

Ann Heilmann. New Woman Strategies: Sarah Grand, Olive Schreiner, Mona Caird. Manchester University Press. 2004. 292pp.

D. L. Hobman. Olive Schreiner: Her Friends and Times. Watts & Co.. 1955. 182pp.

Johannes Meintjes. Olive Schreiner: Portrait of a South African Woman. Keartland. 1965. 195pp.

Gerald Cornelius Monsman. Olive Schreiner's Fiction: Landscape and Power. Rutgers University Press. 1991. 201pp.

Ruth Parkin-Gounelas. Fictions of the Female Self: Charlotte Brontė, Olive Schreiner, Katherine Mansfield. St. Martin's Press. 1991. 203pp.

Karel Schoeman. Olive Schreiner: A Woman in South Africa, 1855-1881. Johathan Ball Publishers. 1991. 542pp.

Itala Vivan (editor). The Flawed Diamond: Essays on Olive Schreiner. Sydney: Dangaroo Press. 1991. 246pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1311)

  5. Twentieth Century Authors (p.1246)

  6. Authors Today and Yesterday (pp.607-09)

  7. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.178)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.921)

  9. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.418)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.444)

  11. Third World Women's Literatures (pp.272-74)

  12. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.952)

  13. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.462)

  14. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.403)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications