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Elizabeth Gaskell

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Elizabeth Gaskell has been presented in many different terms: as a timid, conventional Victorian woman and as a feminist critic of her society, as a chartist sympathizer and as an apologist for class privilege. This new study of Gaskell's major work argues that, as a Unitarian and as a middle-class woman, she held a number of warring allegiances that show themselves in complexities and contradictions in her writing, but that, towards the end of her career, she found ways of resolving for herself the tensions between social duty and artistic delight. A feminist perspective is given on her novels and biography. By the author of "The Rise of the Woman Novelist from Aphra Behn to Jane Austen".

This small paperback book is in good condition but does have the outline of a pricing sticker on the back cover (see photo)

Item details

Author(s):
Spencer, Jane
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333379470
ISBN-13:
9780333379479
Number of pages:
156
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan

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Elizabeth Gaskell has been presented in many different terms: as a timid, conventional Victorian woman and as a feminist critic of her society, as a chartist sympathizer and as an apologist for class privilege. This new study of Gaskell's major work argues that, as a Unitarian and as a middle-class woman, she held a number of warring allegiances that show themselves in complexities and contradictions in her writing, but that, towards the end of her career, she found ways of resolving for herself the tensions between social duty and artistic delight. A feminist perspective is given on her novels and biography. By the author of "The Rise of the Woman Novelist from Aphra Behn to Jane Austen".

This small paperback book is in good condition but does have the outline of a pricing sticker on the back cover (see photo)

Author(s):
Spencer, Jane
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333379470
ISBN-13:
9780333379479
Number of pages:
156
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan

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