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The Resource Bleak houses : marital violence in Victorian fiction, Lisa Surridge

Bleak houses : marital violence in Victorian fiction, Lisa Surridge

Label
Bleak houses : marital violence in Victorian fiction
Title
Bleak houses
Title remainder
marital violence in Victorian fiction
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Surridge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Bleak Houses: Marital Violence in Victorian Fiction' traces novelists' engagement with the wife-assault debates in the public press between 1828 and the turn of the century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Surridge, Lisa A.
Dewey number
823/.8093543
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR878.M36
LC item number
S87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Marriage in literature
  • Domestic fiction, English
  • Family violence in literature
  • Abused women in literature
  • Child abuse in literature
  • Violence in literature
Label
Bleak houses : marital violence in Victorian fiction, Lisa Surridge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Private violence in the public eye: the early writings of Charles Dickens -- Domestic violence and middle-class manliness: Dombey and Son -- From regency violence to Victorian feminism: the tenant of Wildfell Hall -- The abused woman and the community: "Janet's Repentance" -- Strange revelations: the divorce court, the newspaper, and the woman in white -- The private eye and the public gaze: he knew he was right -- Marital violence and the new woman: the wing of Azrael -- Are women protected? Sherlock Holmes and the violent home
Control code
58985938
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780821416426
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005010296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Bleak houses : marital violence in Victorian fiction, Lisa Surridge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Private violence in the public eye: the early writings of Charles Dickens -- Domestic violence and middle-class manliness: Dombey and Son -- From regency violence to Victorian feminism: the tenant of Wildfell Hall -- The abused woman and the community: "Janet's Repentance" -- Strange revelations: the divorce court, the newspaper, and the woman in white -- The private eye and the public gaze: he knew he was right -- Marital violence and the new woman: the wing of Azrael -- Are women protected? Sherlock Holmes and the violent home
Control code
58985938
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780821416426
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005010296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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