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The Resource The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800, Katherine Binhammer

The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800, Katherine Binhammer

Label
The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800
Title
The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Binhammer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteenth-century literature displays a fascination with the seduction of a virtuous young heroine, most famously illustrated by Samuel Richardson's Clarissa and repeated in 1790s radical women's novels, in the many memoirs by fictional or real penitent prostitutes, and in street print. Across fiction, ballads, essays and miscellanies, stories were told of women's mistaken belief in their lovers' vows. In this book Katherine Binhammer surveys seduction narratives from the late eighteenth century within the context of the new ideal of marriage-for-love and shows how these tales tell varying st
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Binhammer, Katherine
Dewey number
820.9/3543
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.S34
LC item number
B56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Seduction in literature
  • Love in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Feminism in literature
  • Seduction
  • Love
  • Women
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • Feminism in literature
  • Love
  • Love in literature
  • Seduction
  • Seduction in literature
  • Women
  • Women in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Literatur
  • Verführung
  • Englisch
Label
The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800, Katherine Binhammer
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) 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
Knowing love : the epistemology of Clarissa -- The whore's love or the Magdalen's seduction -- After knowledge : married heroines and seduction -- Seduction in street literature -- Melodramatic seduction : 1790's fiction and the excess of the real
Control code
502012534
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521111348
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612336850
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
233685
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502012534
Label
The seduction narrative in Britain, 1747-1800, Katherine Binhammer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) 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
Knowing love : the epistemology of Clarissa -- The whore's love or the Magdalen's seduction -- After knowledge : married heroines and seduction -- Seduction in street literature -- Melodramatic seduction : 1790's fiction and the excess of the real
Control code
502012534
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521111348
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612336850
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
233685
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502012534

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