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Amorous Restoration

Author: Counter.; Andrew J Counter; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document

The Amorous Restoration explores the intertwining of love and politics in post-revolutionary literature of nineteenth-century France, under the Bourbon Restoration. Andrew J. Counter draws on a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)944156684
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Counter.; Andrew J Counter; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780191827709 0191827703
OCLC Number: 1066405764
Notes: Title from content provider.
Awards: Winner of Co-winner of the MLA Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and Francophone Studies 2016.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Love, Sex, Politics1: Impediments: Critiques of Marriage in Restoration France2: Good Breeding: Romanticism, Aristocracy, and Reproduction3: Gallantries: Literature of Sexual Worldliness under the Restoration4: Olivier in the Closet: Gossip, Scandal, and the Novel in the 1820s5: The Sexual Monster: Celibacy and the Anticlerical Imagination6: 1830: The End of an Eros?: Nodier and Fourier on the History of SexualityCoda: Secret Love Affairs of the BourbonsBibliographyIndex
Other Titles: Amorous Restoration (Online)
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The Amorous Restoration combines lucid analysis with provocative-often juicy-subject matter. It is a welcome contribution to the field of nineteenth-century French studies, which too often glosses Read more...

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