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Useful Knowledge: The Victorians, Morality, and the March of Intellect

Alan Rauch - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 292 pages
DIVA statement on how “knowledge” is socialized and assimilated by a culture, investigating popular and canonical fiction, early encyclopedias, and other popular efforts at ...
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Mothering Daughters: Novels and the Politics of Family Romance, Frances ...

Susan C. Greenfield - Family & Relationships - 2003 - 232 pages
The rise of the novel and of the ideal nuclear family was no mere coincidence, argues Susan C. Greenfield in this fascinating look at the construction of modern maternity. Many ...
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The Voice of Harriet Taylor Mill

Jo Ellen Jacobs - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 304 pages
The Voice of Harriet Taylor Mill is a work about collaboration: Harriet's life with her lover, friends, and members of her family; Harriet's joint work with John Stuart Mill ...
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England's Mistress: The Infamous Life of Emma Hamilton

Kate Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 415 pages
A vivid biography of Emma Hamilton re-creates her dramatic rags-to-riches saga from her birth as the daughter of a blacksmith in a poor English mining town, through her ...
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A Woman's Kingdom: Noblewomen and the Control of Property in Russia, 1700-1861

Michelle Lamarche Marrese - History - 2002 - 276 pages
In A Woman's Kingdom, Michelle Lamarche Marrese explores the development of Russian noblewomen's unusual property rights. In contrast to women in Western Europe, who could not ...
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