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Author Rainof, Rebecca Elise, 1979- author.

Title The Victorian novel of adulthood : plot and purgatory in fictions of maturity / Rebecca Rainof.

Publication Info. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015]


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Description 1 online resource (265 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Series in Victorian studies
Series in Victorian Studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the belly of Sheol -- "Strange introversions": Newman, mature conversion, and the poetics of purgatory -- George Eliot's Winter tales -- The bachelor's purgatory: arrested development and the progress of shades -- Odd women and eccentric plotting: maturity, modernism, and Woolf's Victorian retrospection -- Coda: descent and tradition.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Adulthood in literature.
Middle age in literature.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Rainof, Rebecca Elise. Victorian novel of adulthood : plot and purgatory in fictions of maturity. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015] Series in Victorian studies 9780821421789
ISBN 9780821421789 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821445389 (e-book)

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