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Reading and writing women"s lives

Bege K. Bowers

Reading and writing women"s lives

a study of the novel of manners

by Bege K. Bowers

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Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain.,
    • Manners and customs in literature.,
    • Women in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Bege K. Bowers and Barbara Brothers.
      SeriesChallenging the literary canon
      ContributionsBowers, Bege K., 1949-, Brothers, Barbara, 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR830.W6 R4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 236 p. :
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2199538M
      ISBN 100835720292
      LC Control Number89020348

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