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Author Stewart, Joan Hinde.

Title Gynographs : French novels by women of the late eighteenth century / Joan Hinde Stewart.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  843.5099287 St49g    ---  Available
Description xii, 251 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-244) and index.
Contents Vocation and provocation -- Speech and saintliness : Jeanne Le Prince de Beaumont -- Doxal virtue : Anne Louise Elie de Beaumont --Remarrying : Marie Jeanne Riccoboni -- Mapping the quotidian : Isabelle de Charriere -- Economies : Marie Jeanne Riccoboni and Isabelle de Charriere -- Wedding nights : Isabelle de Montolieu -- Gilded cages : Adelaide de Souza -- Brazen desire : Sophie Cottin -- Morals : Sophie Cottin and Felicite de Genlis.
Subject French fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- France -- History -- 18th century.
French fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0803242271 (alk. paper)
Sudoc No. U5001 T328 -1993 nbdocs

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