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The Resource The Victorian freak show : the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction, Lillian Craton, (electronic resource)

The Victorian freak show : the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction, Lillian Craton, (electronic resource)

Label
The Victorian freak show : the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction
Title
The Victorian freak show
Title remainder
the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction
Statement of responsibility
Lillian Craton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Craton, Lillian
Dewey number
823/.8093561
Index
index present
LC call number
PR878.B63
LC item number
C73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Human body in literature
  • Abnormalities, Human, in literature
  • People with disabilities in literature
Label
The Victorian freak show : the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction, Lillian Craton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Physical difference and the nineteenth century -- Littleness in the novels of Charles Dickens -- The widest lap: fatness and nurturance in nineteenth-century fiction -- Female masculinity in sensational fiction, 1860-1890 -- The mutable body and the looking glass -- Conclusion: reflecting on the odd body
Control code
CMB0000387
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613366578
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Victorian freak show : the significance of disability and physical differences in 19th-century fiction, Lillian Craton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Physical difference and the nineteenth century -- Littleness in the novels of Charles Dickens -- The widest lap: fatness and nurturance in nineteenth-century fiction -- Female masculinity in sensational fiction, 1860-1890 -- The mutable body and the looking glass -- Conclusion: reflecting on the odd body
Control code
CMB0000387
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 244 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613366578
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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