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Author Denlinger, Elizabeth Campbell.

Title Before Victoria [electronic resource] : extraordinary women of the British Romantic era / by Elizabeth Campbell Denlinger ; foreword by Lyndall Gordon.

Imprint New York : New York Public Library : Columbia University Press, 2005.


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Description xii, 188 p. : ill. (some col.)
Note "Published on the occasion of the exhibition, Before Victoria: extraordinary women of the British Romantic era, presented at the New York Public Library, Humanities and Social Sciences Library, D. Samuel and Jeane H. Gottesman Exhibition Hall, April 8-July 30, 2005"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index.
Contents Mary Robinson, eighteeth-century romantic -- Exemplary women : Mary Wollstonecraft, Hannah More, and their worlds -- Not quite good enough : three imperfect lives -- The modern Venus, or improper ladies, and others -- Strong passions of the mind : women in literature and the visual arts -- Rational dames and ladies on horseback : scientists and travelers -- The youngest romantics -- The Pforzheimer Collection and its female inhabitants : an afterword.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- 1789-1820 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author New York Public Library.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0231136307 (Columbia University Press : alk. paper)
0231136315 (Columbia University Press : pbk. : alk. paper)
9780231509930 (e-book)

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