The Romance Fiction of Mills & Boon, 1909-1990s

Front Cover
Taylor & Francis, 1999 - Literary Criticism - 218 pages
0 Reviews
Analyzes romantic fiction and its depiction of women within its historical context and as part of the history of ideas about women. This volume discusses such areas as: early years - class and wealth; and the twenties - sex and violence.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

A Short History of Mills Boon A very profitable
13
Reader Author Editor Many hours of pleasant
27
1910s Society and Exotic City and Country
43
Hero You brought me to life
63
Heroine Mirror Image
81
War and Aftermath You give me redemption
97
Work The smothering of the creative spark
113
Sex We got all the damned foreplay over with
133
Love and Marriage Harbour of desire
155
Feminism Im not a feminist but
179
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information