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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Literature of Their Own: British Women Novelists from Brontë to Lessing.   

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott - Juvenile Fiction - 1989 - 504 pages
Chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England
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The Cambridge Guide to Women's Writing in English

Lorna Sage, Germaine Greer, Elaine Showalter - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 696 pages
Alphabetized volume on women writers, major titles, movements, genres from medieval times to the present.
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These Modern Women: Autobiographical Essays from the Twenties

Elaine Showalter - Biography & Autobiography - 1989 - 147 pages
In 1926 and 1927, theNation published 17 anonymous essays by "women active in professional and public life." The editor's objective was "to discover the origin of their modern ...
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Alternative Alcott

Louisa May Alcott, Elaine Showalter - Fiction - 1988 - 462 pages
Gathers lesser known essays and stories by Alcott, offers a brief profile of the writer, and discusses major themes in her work
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Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-Siècle

Elaine Showalter - Fiction - 1993 - 326 pages
At the turn of the century, short stories by--and often about--"New Women" flooded the pages English and American magazines such as the Atlantic Monthly, Harpers, and the ...
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Scribbling Women: Short Stories by 19th Century American Women

Elaine Showalter - Fiction - 1997 - 515 pages
With sources as diverse as A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and Scream 2, Inventing Herself is an expansive and timely exploration of three centuries of feminist ...
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The New feminist criticism: essays on women, literature, and theory

Elaine Showalter - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 403 pages
Essays discuss American literature, feminist poetics, Black and Lesbian feminist criticism, and women's writing
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Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontents

Elaine Showalter - American fiction - 2005 - 166 pages
In the days before there were handbooks, self-help guides, or advice columns for graduate students and junior faculty, there were academic novels teaching us how a proper ...
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Hystories: Hysterical Epidemics and Modern Media

Elaine Showalter - Medical - 1998 - 244 pages
Showalter takes on the history of mass cultural hysteria, from witch hunts to mesmerism, and discusses today's versions--ranging from chronic fatigue or Gulf War Syndrome to ...
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