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Author Schaffer, Talia, 1968-

Title The forgotten female aesthetes : literary culture in late-Victorian England / Talia Schaffer.

Imprint Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  820.9008 Sch14f 2000    ---  Available
Description x, 298 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Victorian literature and culture series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-289) and index.
Contents The women's world of British aestheticism -- A love of paradox will lead you far : the nonrealist genres of female aestheticism -- "Not at all unakin to that homespun cult" : the domestic craftswoman and the aesthetic connoisseur -- The dandy in the house : Ouida and the origin of the aesthetic novel -- The angel in Hyde Park : Alice Meynell's "unstable equilibrium" -- Malet the obscure -- Postscript : haunting modernism.
Subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Aestheticism (Literature)
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0813919371 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813919363 (alk. paper)

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