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Victorian Literature and the Anorexic Body

£49.99

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Silver examines the ways nineteenth-century British writers used physical states of the female body - hunger, appetite, fat and slenderness - in the creation of female characters. She discusses a wide range of writers including Charlotte Bronte, Christina Rossetti, Charles Dickens, Bram Stoker and Lewis Carroll.

Book and dustcover are in very good condition, with a 1cm tear on the top of the front flap. There are light pencil underlinings on many pages throughout the book and a previous owner's name written in pen on the front free end paper.

Item details

Author(s):
Silver, Anna Krugovoy
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
23.5x17cms
Edition:
First edition 2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521816025
ISBN-13:
9780521816021
Number of pages:
220
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Victorian Literature and the Anorexic Body

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Silver examines the ways nineteenth-century British writers used physical states of the female body - hunger, appetite, fat and slenderness - in the creation of female characters. She discusses a wide range of writers including Charlotte Bronte, Christina Rossetti, Charles Dickens, Bram Stoker and Lewis Carroll.

Book and dustcover are in very good condition, with a 1cm tear on the top of the front flap. There are light pencil underlinings on many pages throughout the book and a previous owner's name written in pen on the front free end paper.

Author(s):
Silver, Anna Krugovoy
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
23.5x17cms
Edition:
First edition 2002
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521816025
ISBN-13:
9780521816021
Number of pages:
220
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Victorian Literature and the Anorexic Body

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