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prison of womanhood

Elizabeth Jean Sabiston

prison of womanhood

four provincial heroines in nineteenth-century fiction

by Elizabeth Jean Sabiston

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880.,
  • James, Henry, 1843-1916.,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Women and literature -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Imprisonment in literature.,
  • Regionalism in literature.,
  • Heroines in literature.,
  • Women in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elizabeth Jean Sabiston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR868.W6 S23 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 169 p. ;
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2726475M
    ISBN 100312000812
    LC Control Number86020281

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