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Author Hapgood, Lynne, 1943-

Title Margins of desire : the suburbs in fiction and culture, 1880-1925 / Lynne Hapgood.

Imprint Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : distributed in the USA by Palgrave, 2005.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  823.899355 H21m 2009    ---  Available
Description vi, 264 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-257) and index.
Contents Introduction : the defining suburb -- The utopian suburb : Jerome K. Jerome, William Morris and the 'logical dream' -- The suburban idyll : Arthur Conan Doyle, Keble Howard, John Galsworthy -- Beyond the suburbs : Richard Jefferies, Edward Thomas, E. M. Forster -- The suburban garden : Elizabeth von Arnim and the garden romances -- The feminine suburb/1 : women readers and romance fiction -- The feminine suburb/2 : Sophie Cole, Alice Askew, Louise Gerard, Mary Hamilton -- The working-class suburb : Edwin Pugh, William Pett Ridge, Shan Bullock, George and Weedon Grossmith -- The suburban cul-de-sac : George Gissing, H. G. Wells -- The suburban extraordinary : Arnold Bennett, G. K. Chesterton -- Suburban fiction : a publication timeline.
Subject London Suburban Area (England) -- In literature.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Suburban life in literature.
Suburbs in literature.
Literature and society -- England -- London Suburban Area -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and society -- England -- London Suburban Area -- History -- 20th century.
Vorstadt (Motiv)
Geschichte 1880-1925.
London (Motiv)
ISBN 0719059704 (cased)
Standard No. NLGGC 269197818
YDXCP 100363577
NZ1 8922051
AU@ 000026772876
GEBAY 7670669

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