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Fallen women in the nineteenth-century novel

Author: Tom Winnifrith
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Macmillan Press ; New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nineteenth-century sexual conduct was not all that different from its twentieth-century equivalent, but the conventions under which this conduct was recounted were very different. Fallen Women in the Nineteenth-Century Novel examines the way in which the great nineteenth-century novelists managed to say something new and true and important about sexual behaviour in spite of, or perhaps because of, rules which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Winnifrith
ISBN: 0333591917 9780333591918 0312101732 9780312101732 0312159811 9780312159818
OCLC Number: 28064158
Description: x, 178 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Austen --
Brontë --
Eliot --
Thackeray --
Dickens --
Hardy.
Responsibility: Tom Winnifrith.

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