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Our coquettes [electronic resource] : capacious desire in the eighteenth century / Theresa Braunschneider.

Author/Creator:
Braunschneider, Theresa, 1971-
Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (203 p.)
Series:
Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize for an outstanding work of scholarship in eighteenth-century studies
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Subjects:
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Young women in literature.
Flirting in literature.
Social interaction in literature.
Man-woman relationships in literature.
Consumption (Economics) in literature.
Consumption (Economics) -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Young women -- Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
A prelude: the novelty of coquetry
The people that things make: coquettes and consumer culture
The coquette here and there: a cartography of coquetry
Women who choose too much: reforming the coquette
A postlude: the coquette's demise.
Notes:
"Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize for an outstanding work of scholarship in eighteenth-century studies"--P. facing t.p.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-280-49054-3
9786613585776
0-8139-2814-1
OCLC:
759159942