Women's life writing, 1700-1850: Gender, genre and authorship

Daniel Cook, Amy Culley

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This collection discusses British and Irish life writings by women in the period 1700-1850. It argues for the importance of women's life writing as part of the culture and practice of eighteenth-century and Romantic auto/biography, exploring the complex relationships between constructions of femininity, life writing forms and models of authorship.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages253
ISBN (Electronic)9781137030771
ISBN (Print)9781349594801
Publication statusPublished - 2012


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