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Author Engelhardt, Molly.

Title Dancing out of line [electronic resource] : ballrooms, ballets, and mobility in Victorian fiction and culture / Molly Engelhardt.

Imprint Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, c2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 226 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The natural accidents of dancing -- Jane Austen and the semiotics of dance: the manner of reading -- Reckless debutantes and the spectacle of "coming out" -- Sylphs in the parlor-- catch them if you can -- Seeds of discontent : dance manias, medical inquiry, and Victorian (ill) health -- The mourning after : dancing the Victorians past.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Dance in literature.
Manners and customs in literature.
Dance -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Dance -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821418888 (hc : alk. paper)
0821418882 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821443125 (electronic bk.)

 
    
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