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Women and the politics of travel, 1870-1914 / Monica Anderson.

Author/Creator:
Anderson, Monica, 1951-
Publication:
Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
287 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Travelers' writings, English -- History and criticism.
Women travelers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
British -- Foreign countries -- History -- 19th century.
British -- Foreign countries -- History -- 20th century.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain.
Women and literature -- Great Britain.
Sex role in literature.
Contents:
All red routes : text, performance, and empire
Line of sight : narration and the spectator in Isabella Bird's The golden Chersonese
Role-play and Florence Dixie's In the land of misfortune
Romance, reality, and letter writing in Kate Marsden's On sledge and horseback to outcase Siberian lepers
"In the choice of their dress" : self-representation and the nineteenth-century woman traveler.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-279) and index.
ISBN:
0838640915 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
61169773
Publisher Number:
9780838640913