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Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835 : a dangerous recreation, Jacqueline Pearson

Label
Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835 : a dangerous recreation
Title
Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835
Title remainder
a dangerous recreation
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Pearson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The growth of female reading audiences from the mid eighteenth century to the early Victorian era represents both a vital episode in women's history and a highly significant factor in shaping the literary production of the period
  • This book offers for the first time a board overview and detailed analysis of this growing readership, its representation in literature, and the extent of its influence."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Pearson, Jacqueline
Index
index present
LC call number
PR756.W65
LC item number
P43 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English prose literature
  • Women
  • English prose literature
  • Women
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Authors and readers
  • Authors and readers
  • Literature
  • Books and reading in literature
  • Women
  • Women
  • Prose anglaise
  • Femmes
  • Prose anglaise
  • Femmes
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Écrivains et lecteurs
  • Écrivains et lecteurs
  • Littérature
  • Livres et lecture dans la littérature
  • Vrouwen
  • Lezers
  • Engels
  • Letterkunde
  • Femmes
  • Femmes
  • Femmes
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Livres et lecture
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Frau
  • Lektüre
  • Geschichte 1750-1835
  • Leseverhalten
  • Authors and readers
  • Books and reading in literature
  • English prose literature
  • Literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women
  • Großbritannien
  • Great Britain
Label
Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835 : a dangerous recreation, Jacqueline Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Pygmalionesses and the pencil under the petticoat: Richardson, Johnson and Byron -- 2. What should girls and women read? -- 3. The pleasures and perils of reading -- 4. Pleasures and perils of reading: some case histories
  • 5. Where and how should women read? -- 6. Preparing for equality: class, gender, reading -- 7. A dangerous recreation: women and novel-reading
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 300 pages
Isbn
9780521584395
Lccn
98038078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39633406
  • (OCoLC)ocm39633406
Label
Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835 : a dangerous recreation, Jacqueline Pearson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Pygmalionesses and the pencil under the petticoat: Richardson, Johnson and Byron -- 2. What should girls and women read? -- 3. The pleasures and perils of reading -- 4. Pleasures and perils of reading: some case histories
  • 5. Where and how should women read? -- 6. Preparing for equality: class, gender, reading -- 7. A dangerous recreation: women and novel-reading
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 300 pages
Isbn
9780521584395
Lccn
98038078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39633406
  • (OCoLC)ocm39633406

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