Women"s diaries as narrative in the nineteenth-century novel by Catherine Delafield

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • English diaries -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • Diaries in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Catherine Delafield.
SeriesThe nineteenth century series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR115 .D46 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22691354M
ISBN 109780754665175
LC Control Number2008050243

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First published inthis book investigates the cultural significance of nineteenth-century women's writing and reading practices. Beginning with an examination of non-fictional diaries and the practice of diary writing, it assesses the interaction between the fictional diary and other forms of literary production such as epistolary narrative, the periodical, the factual document and sensation fiction.

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