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The Resource The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar

The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar

Label
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination
Title
The madwoman in the attic
Title remainder
the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination
Statement of responsibility
Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this work the authors explore the works of many 19th-century women writers. They chart a tangible desire expressed for freedom from the restraints of a confining patriarchal society and trace a distinctive female literary tradition
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilbert, Sandra M
Dewey number
820.9/9287/09034
Index
index present
LC call number
PR115
LC item number
.G5 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gubar, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women authors
  • Women in literature
Label
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Yale Nota Bene."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 651-698) 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
The Queen's looking glass: female creativity, male images of women, and the metaphor of literary paternity -- Infection in the sentence: the women writer and the anxiety of authorship -- The parables of the cave -- Shut up in prose: gender and genre in Austen's Juvenilia -- Jane Austen's cover story (and its secret agents) -- Milton's bogey: patriarchal poetry and women readers -- Horror's twin: Mary Shelley's monstrous Eve -- Looking oppositely: Emily Brontë's bible of hell -- A secret, inward wound: The professor's pupil -- A dialogue of self and soul: plain Jane's progress -- The genesis of hunger, according to Shirley -- The buried life of Lucy Snowe -- Made keen by loss: George Eliot's veiled vision -- George Eliot as the angel of destruction -- The aesthetics of renunciation -- A woman, white: Emily Dickinson's yarn of pearl
Control code
43114207
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xlvi, 719 pages
Isbn
9780300084580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99086038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar
Publication
Note
"Yale Nota Bene."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 651-698) 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
The Queen's looking glass: female creativity, male images of women, and the metaphor of literary paternity -- Infection in the sentence: the women writer and the anxiety of authorship -- The parables of the cave -- Shut up in prose: gender and genre in Austen's Juvenilia -- Jane Austen's cover story (and its secret agents) -- Milton's bogey: patriarchal poetry and women readers -- Horror's twin: Mary Shelley's monstrous Eve -- Looking oppositely: Emily Brontë's bible of hell -- A secret, inward wound: The professor's pupil -- A dialogue of self and soul: plain Jane's progress -- The genesis of hunger, according to Shirley -- The buried life of Lucy Snowe -- Made keen by loss: George Eliot's veiled vision -- George Eliot as the angel of destruction -- The aesthetics of renunciation -- A woman, white: Emily Dickinson's yarn of pearl
Control code
43114207
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xlvi, 719 pages
Isbn
9780300084580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99086038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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