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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Virginity in literature,
  • Body, Human, in literature,
  • Sex in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-249) and index.

    Statementedited by Lloyd Davis.
    SeriesSUNY series, the body in culture, history, and religion
    ContributionsDavis, Lloyd, 1959-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR468.V57 V57 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1563711M
    ISBN 100791412830, 0791412849
    LC Control Number91045286

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Gender and Discourse in Victorian Literature and Art. Antony H. Harrison and Beverley Taylor. DeKalb: Northern Illinois UP, Garlick, Barbara. "The Frozen Fountain: Christina Rossetti, the Virgin Model, and Youthful Pre-Raphaelitism." Virginal Sexuality and Textuality in Victorian Literature.

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The contributors to Gender Roles and Sexuality in Victorian Literature explore the way gender roles were constructed in literature between and the turn of the century.

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