Madame Sarah Grand and the General Illustrated Magazine

by Jennifer Nicol   ‘[W]omen do not care to see life any longer in a glass darkly. Let there be light’. —Sarah Grand, ‘The New Aspect of the Woman Question’ (1894)[1]   In 1871, Frances Elizabeth Bellenden Clarke (1854-1943), the daughter of a naval guard and a well-educated Yorkshire woman, married David Chambers McFall, a…