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Unnatural affections [electronic resource] : women and fiction in the later 18th century / George E. Haggerty.
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Unnatural affections [electronic resource] : women and fiction in the later 18th century / George E. Haggerty.
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Publication Date:
1998
ISBN:
9780585030142
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-204) and index.
Contents:
Introduction : Women, novel-writing, and culture in the later eighteenth century -- part 1. Family values: Brotherly love in David Simple. Female abjection in A simple story. Female gothic (1): friends and mothers -- part 2. Love and friendship: Sisterly love in Sense and sensibility. "Romantic friendship" in Millenium Hall. Wollstonecraft and the law of desire -- pt. 3. Erotic isolation: Self-love in The female Quixote: romancing the ego. "Defects and deformity" in Camilla. The pleasures of victimization in The romance of the forest. Afterword : Female gothic (2): demonic love.
Content Type:
text
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online resource
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Language:
English