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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
Member of
Cataloging source
MUM
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Gilbert, Sandra M
Dewey number
820.99287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR115
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gubar, Susan
Series statement
Yale Nota bene
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women authors
  • Women in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women authors
  • Women in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Englisch
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Roman
  • Romanschriftstellerin
  • Literatura inglesa (história e crítica)
  • Mulheres (aspectos psicológicos)
  • Roman
  • Englisch
Label
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
829265559
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xlvi, 719 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300252972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780300084580
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12f91b35-cb3d-4962-9825-ec3bcaba94ce
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829265559
Label
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination, Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
829265559
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xlvi, 719 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300252972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780300084580
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12f91b35-cb3d-4962-9825-ec3bcaba94ce
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829265559

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