Author:Harriet Martineau

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Harriet Martineau
(1802–1876)

English novelist, economist and social theorist; often cited as the first female sociologist. Regular contributor to the magazine Once a Week, to which she contributed 175 articles between 1859 and 1863.

Harriet Martineau

Works[edit]

Essays and periodical articles[edit]

Series on health in Once a Week
"Representative Men" and "Representative Women" series in Once a Week, signed "Ingleby Scott" until April 1861
"The Months" series in Once a Week, unsigned
Series on life in the U.S.A. in Once a Week, signed "A Son of the Pilgrims"
"Last Week" series in Once a Week, unsigned
Other

Fiction[edit]

  • Principle and Practice; or, The Orphan Family (1827) (external scan)
  • "True Worshippers: A Tale" in The Monthly Repository (1830)
  • Five Years of Youth; or, Sense and Sentiment (1830) (external scan)
  • "Solitude and Society: A Tale" in The Monthly Repository (1830)
  • "The Early Sowing: A Tale" in The Monthly Repository (1831)
  • "Liese, or The Progress of Worship: A Tale" in The Monthly Repository (1832)
  • The Hill and the Valley: A Tale (1832) (external scan)
  • Deerbrook: A Novel (1839) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2, 3)
  • The Hour and the Man: A Historical Romance (1839) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • The Peasant and the Prince: A Story of the French Revolution (1841) (external scan)
  • Feats on the Fiord: A Tale of Norway (1841) (external scan)

Works about Martineau[edit]


Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1928, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.