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Literature and dance in nineteenth-century Britain : Jane Austen to the new woman

Author: Cheryl A Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Series: Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture, 63.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes analyses of works by Jane Austen, W.M. Thackeray, George Eliot and Anthony Trollope, Cheryl A. Wilson shows how dance provided a vehicle through which writers could convey social commentary and cultural critique on issues such as gender, social mobility and nationalism.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cheryl A Wilson
ISBN: 9780521519090 0521519098
OCLC Number: 261176732
Description: xi, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The culture of dance --
Almack's: dancing at the center of the world --
Heritage and hierarchy: the English country dance --
Social circles and dance squares: the quadrille --
Les contretemps dangereaux: enter the waltz --
Afterword: confessions of a lady patroness.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture, 63.
Responsibility: Cheryl A. Wilson.
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