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Narrating women's history in Britain, 1770-1902 / Miriam Elizabeth Burstein.

Author/Creator:
Burstein, Miriam Elizabeth, 1971-
Publication:
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
220 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
The nineteenth century series
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Subjects:
Women -- Great Britain -- History.
Women in literature.
Contents:
The Situation of women and history's situation : gender and historicism, 1771-1779
Spectacles and sentiments : disembodying women's history, 1789-1810
"Beautiful and poetic creations" : Scott and the fictions of women's history
From good looks to good thoughts : forgetting women's history, c. 1832-c. 1876
Families and other fictions : Thackeray's The history of Henry Esmond, anti-catholicism, and the "birth" of domesticity
Charisi's trunk and Grandcourt's estate : gender, love, and history in Daniel Deronda.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-215) and index.
ISBN:
0754636631
OCLC:
53796876