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Representations of women

nineteenth-century British women"s poetry

by Kathleen Hickok

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • English poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Feminist poetry -- History and criticism.,
    • Feminism and literature -- Great Britain.,
    • Women in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKathleen Hickok.
      SeriesContributions in women"s studies ;, no. 49
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR585.W58 H52 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 277 p. :
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3170856M
      ISBN 100313238375
      LC Control Number83013029

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