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.

Winter Family

Author: Clifford Jackman
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 364117015X
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Zunächst als Söldnergarde angeheuert, wird die Winter Family nach dem Bürgerkrieg von gewissenlosen Politikern für deren eigene Zwecke eingesetzt. Doch niemand kann die Winter Family kontrollieren .

Nineteenth Century Narratives Of Contagion

Author: Allan Conrad Christensen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134237340
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46 47 48 49 50 52 George Watt suggests that Mrs Mason, in frustration caused by
her son's restlessness, makes a scapegoat of Ruth, but it is, furthermore, 'almost
as if society needs a supply of outcast figures' and fixes obsessively for this
purpose on the fallen woman (The Fallen Woman in the Nineteenth-Century
English Novel, London: Croom Helm and Totowa NJ: Barnes & Noble Books,
1984, pp. 34–8). In 'The Rise of the Fallen Woman', Nineteenth-Century Fiction
35, no.

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 ...

Alias Grace

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 349297743X
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Margaret Atwood hat einen Roman von hypnotischer Spannung geschrieben, der die Geschichte einer realen Gestalt, einer der berüchtigtsten Frauen Kanadas erzählt.

Anarchismus Und Literatur In England

Author: Raimund Schäffner
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Socialism and the Literary Artistry of William Morris. Eds. Florence S. Boos and
Carole G. Silver. Columbia, Mo., 127-146. Watson, George. 1986. "The Reckless
Disciple: Godwin's Shelley". HR 39: 212-230. Watt, George. 1984. The Fallen
Woman in the Nineteenth-Century English Novel. London. Watt, Ian. 1964. "
Joseph Conrad: Alienation and Commitment". The English Mind: Studies in the
English Moralists Presented to Basil Willey. Eds. Hugh Sykes Davies and George

Thomas Hardy Annual

Author: Norman Page
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George Watt, The Fallen Woman in the English Nineteenth-Century Novel (
London: Croom Helm, 1984) p. 231. Reviewed by Merryn Williams Mr Watt's
book discusses Tess and some other novels about fallen women - Oliver Twist,
Ruth, Esther Waters and novels by Trollope, Wilkie Collins and Gissing. It does
not give the comprehensive survey which its title seems to promise; that would
have had to say something about Jane Austen and more about The Heart of
Midlothian, David ...

Victorian Transformations

Author: Bianca Tredennick
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317002083
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Proposing the concept of transformation as a key to understanding the Victorian period, this collection explores the protean ways in which the nineteenth century conceived of, responded to, and created change.