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Naming of the Rose, by Lydia Steptoe, Shadowland, circa May 1923

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Summary:Djuna Barnes. "Naming the Rose- How to make so-called "unsafe" things, safe for the home," by Lydia Steptoe [pseudonym used by Barnes], in Shadowland (magazine), circa May 1923. Partial text illustrated by an image of a seated woman holding head up with hand on chin. Image caption reads: "In my own short life, I recall what was thought of women wearing red."
Creator:Barnes, Djuna
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
Topical subjects:Literature
Genre:Periodical illustrations
ArchivesUM location:Djuna Barnes papers
  • series 8
  • item 4.40
Repository:Literary Manuscripts
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Copyright holder:Authors League Fund
Collection:Digital Collections
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