Women Writers and the Dark Side of Late Victorian Hellenism

Hardcover | December 15, 2009

byTracy Olverson

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This book examines the highly complex relationship of women writers to Hellenism in the late-nineteenth century, arguing that the proliferation of Greek subjects in women's literature from the middle of the century suggest a collective movement into the classical tradition by women writers and scholars rather than comprehensive exclusion from it.

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This book examines the highly complex relationship of women writers to Hellenism in the late-nineteenth century, arguing that the proliferation of Greek subjects in women's literature from the middle of the century suggest a collective movement into the classical tradition by women writers and scholars rather than comprehensive exclusi...

TRACY OLVERSON is based in the School of English at Newcastle University, UK.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 9.63 × 5.64 × 0.74 inPublished:December 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230215599

ISBN - 13:9780230215597

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