Secret selves : confession and same-sex desire in Victorian autobiography (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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Secret selves : confession and same-sex desire in Victorian autobiography

Author: Oliver S Buckton
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the representation of same-sex desire in Victorian autobiographical writing, Oliver Buckton offers significant new readings of works by some of the most influential figures in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buckton, Oliver S.
Secret selves.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)605374385
Named Person: Englisch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver S Buckton
ISBN: 0807824356 9780807824351 080784702X 9780807847022 0807823996 9780807823996
OCLC Number: 37331679
Description: x, 270 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Self and Its Secrets --
Ch. 1. An Unnatural State: Secrecy and "Perversion" in John Henry Newman's Apologia pro Vita Sua --
Ch. 2. The Secret Which I Carried: Desire and Displacement in John Addington Symonds's Memoirs --
Ch. 3. Defacing Oscar Wilde --
Ch. 4. A Double Nature: The Hidden Agenda of Edward Carpenter's My Days and Dreams --
Epilogue: Strange Desires: Sexual Reconstruction in E.M. Forster's Secret Fictions.
Responsibility: Oliver S. Buckton.

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