Fallen Women In The Nineteenth Century Novel

Author: T. Winnifrith
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230377726
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Tom Winnifrith examines how the great nineteenth-century novelists managed to say something new and important about sexual behaviour in spite of rules which dictated that the recording of this behaviour should combine the utmost discretion ...

The Fallen Woman In The Nineteenth Century English Novel

Author: George Watt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317200802
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A sympathetic view of the fallen women in Victorian England begins in the novel. First published in 1984, this book shows that the fallen woman in the nineteenth-century novel is, amongst other things, a direct response to the new society.

Encyclopedia Of Prostitution And Sex Work

Author: Melissa Hope Ditmore
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313329692
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See also Victorian Novels. Further Reading: Auerback, Nina. Woman and the
Demon: The Life of a Victorian Myth. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press,
1982; Kunzel, Regina. Fallen Women, Problem Girls: Unmarried Mothers and the
Projessionalization of Social Work. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1993;
Watt, George. The Fallen Woman in the Nineteenth-Century English Novel.
London: Croom Helm, 1984; Winnifrith, Tom. Fallen Women in the Nineteenth-
Century ...

Woman In The Nineteenth Century

Author: Margaret Fuller
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393971576
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The text is that of the first edition and includes comprehensive textual annotations.


Author: Michael Cohen
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 0838635555
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Relation and Rescue in Nineteenth-century British Novels and Paintings Michael
Cohen. Painted Women and Unpainted Pictures: Secularizing the Imagery of
Sisterhood 70 Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Found ( begun 1854), Delaware Art
argues in her 1978 article, "Lost and Found: Once More the Fallen Woman," that
paintings of prostitutes and other "fallen women" are the best place to look at "
nineteenth-century ...

Charles Dickens And The House Of Fallen Women

Author: Jenny Hartley
Publisher: Methuen Pub Limited
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This title vividly portrays the lot of the poor in mid-19th century London and some of the people who were moved to help. Whatever his motives Charles Dickens was one of them.

Women S Diaries As Narrative In The Nineteenth Century Novel

Author: Catherine Delafield
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754665175
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who do not have a voice within the novels act as implicit commentary on the
women who do. These other voices exist either within the private record of the
chosen diarist or within colonized accounts provided by the editors but the
resulting act of suppression by the diarist makes her into a fallen woman or would
-be man. The diary of Helen Huntingdon's aunt compiled as a conduct book,
might offer an insight into the life of an unhappily married woman which could
have altered the ...

Secondary Heroines In Nineteenth Century British And American Novels

Author: Dr Jennifer Camden
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409475743
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Chapter 2 Scott and the Origins of Historical Romance The secondary heroine of
the early seduction novel survives through social manipulation: her astute
navigation of social codes secures her position in society at the expense of the
fallen woman. Through the figure of the fallen woman, these novels interrogate
filial obedience, but ultimately displace the authority of the parent onto the
judgment of the community. United in grief for the fallen woman, the community,
and thus the ...