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Evelyn Sharp (1869-1955), journalist, writer and suffragist, was born into a large family, being the ninth of eleven children. The folk song and dance expert, Cecil Sharp was her brother. Although contributing to the Yellow Book, Evelyn Sharp mainly wrote for children, having over twenty titles published. She was converted to women”s suffrage in 1906. In 1911 and 1913 she was briefly imprisoned. A pacifist, she continued her fight for the vote during the First World War, refusing to pay taxes. She worked in war-torn Germany and in famine areas of Russia in the nineteen-twenties. Her autobiography, An Unfinished Adventure, was published in 1933. The day she completed it book she married H. W. Nevinson, a fellow campaigning journalist and writer.Evelyn Sharp died in a nursing home in 1955, depression and failing eyesight making her final years difficult ones.




14 Ebooks by Evelyn Sharp

Charles Robinson & Evelyn Sharp: The Story of the Weathercock
The Green and Silver Birch Fairy on the Head of the Neighbour’s Dog Look! Whispered Jerry. There’s a fairy Sitting on Goblin’s …
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€7.85
Evelyn Sharp: Unfinished Adventure
Unfinished Adventure, published in 1933, is Evelyn Sharp’s autobiography. It is a remarkable book recounting a remarkable life. Born in 1869, Evelyn Sharp was the sister of the folk song and d …
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€20.99
Evelyn Sharp: At the Relton Arms
At the Relton Arms written by Evelyn Sharp. Published by ROBERTS BROS in 1895. Copyright, 1895, by ROBERTS BROTHERS. Evelyn Sharp was English writer and suffragette, who joined the famous Yellow Book …
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€1.99
Illustrated By NELLIE SYRETT & Evelyn Sharp: THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SUN – 8 illustrated original fairy stories
Herein are 8 illustrated fairy stories for children. The stories in this 2nd volume by Evelyn Sharp are original stories not retellings of fairy stories from the mists of time like Cinderella, …
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€1.99
Evelyn Sharp: ALL THE WAY TO FAIRYLAND – 8 illustrated stories
This volume from Evelyn Sharp is a rare gem. Each story is delightful and each has an equally delightful illustration. Read your children a new one each night, and you will find they are the perfect …
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€1.99
Evelyn Sharp: All the Way to Fairyland
A charming collection of amusing fairy tales in a whimsical style. Includes many original stories not to be found anywhere else. Sure to entertain and instruct children of all ages. Fun reading for …
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€1.30
Evelyn Sharp: Making of a Prig
Evelyn Sharp was a suffrage activist who left home as a young woman against her family’s wishes, supporting herself as a journalist and writer of novels, many of which were geared to younger …
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€2.95
Evelyn Sharp: Making of a Prig
Evelyn Sharp was a suffrage activist who left home as a young woman against her family’s wishes, supporting herself as a journalist and writer of novels, many of which were geared to younger …
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€2.96
Evelyn Sharp: Rebel Women
This interwoven collection of short stories and sketches depicts the everyday lives of the suffragettes who bravely flouted political strictures and social norms in the early twentieth century in …
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€2.93
Evelyn Sharp: Rebel Women
This interwoven collection of short stories and sketches depicts the everyday lives of the suffragettes who bravely flouted political strictures and social norms in the early twentieth century in …
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€2.93
Aesop & Beatrix Potter: The Greatest Children’s Classics Of All Time
Share the joy of reading to your little ones and take them into the magical land of dragons, fairies, elves and fantasies with this meticulously edited collection by e-artnow: Dragon Tales: My …
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Aesop & Beatrix Potter: The Wonderful Land of Bed-Time Stories
Put your little ones to a snuggling sleep or go back yourself to the world of dreams and dreamers, magic, fairytales, legends and fantasy – with the greatest bed-time classics by e-artnow. Contents: …
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Aesop & J. M. Barrie: CHILDHOOD CLASSICS – Ultimate Collection: 1400+ Tales of Magic, Adventure, Fairytales & Legends
e-artnow presents to you this meticulously edited collection of the most-beloved and enjoyed children’s classics of all time. We include the educational classics retold for children, but also – the …
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Hans Christian Andersen & Brothers Grimm: The Greatest Fairytales Of All Time
e-artnow presents to you this meticulously edited collection of the most-celebrated and best-loved fairy tales of all time: Complete Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen Complete Fairy Tales of …
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