The Wunderkammer of Lady Charlotte Guest by Erica ObeyThe Wunderkammer of Lady Charlotte Guest by Erica Obey

The Wunderkammer of Lady Charlotte Guest

byErica Obey

Hardcover | December 1, 2006

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This book examines the life of Lady Charlotte Guest Schreiber, who provided the first complete translation of the Mabinogion and ran her late husband's ironmongery. This book examines how collecting porcelain, playing cards, and fans allowed her to create a series of private signifying systems that countered the prevailing Victorian discourse assigned to women.
Erica Obey teaches at Fordham University.
Title:The Wunderkammer of Lady Charlotte GuestFormat:HardcoverDimensions:226 pages, 9.78 × 6.65 × 0.72 inPublished:December 1, 2006Publisher:Lehigh University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1611460417

ISBN - 13:9781611460414