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Product Description: Known for her novels, and for the dubious fame of being a doyenne of the 'Bloomsbury Set', in her time Virginia Woolf was highly respected as a major essayist and critic with a special interest and commitment to contemporary literature, and women's writing in particular...read more

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9780844662114 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, November 1, 1911, cover price $19.25 | About this edition: Known for her novels, and for the dubious fame of being a doyenne of the 'Bloomsbury Set', in her time Virginia Woolf was highly respected as a major essayist and critic with a special interest and commitment to contemporary literature, and women's writing in particular.

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9780156028066 | Mariner Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Known for her novels, and for the dubious fame of being a doyenne of the 'Bloomsbury Set', in her time Virginia Woolf was highly respected as a major essayist and critic with a special interest and commitment to contemporary literature, and women's writing in particular.
9780156936583 | Harcourt, October 1, 1991, cover price $12.00 | also contains Elastomere Friction: Theory, Experiment and Simulation | About this edition: In twenty-five essays on the barriers faced and the work produced by women writers, Woolf discusses such authors as Jane Austen, Aphra Behn, George Eliot, and Katherine Mansfield

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Product Description: Fanny Burney, Jane Austen, Charlotte And Emily Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, George Eliot.

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9780836919554 | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1946, cover price $21.50 | About this edition: Fanny Burney, Jane Austen, Charlotte And Emily Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, George Eliot.

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9780804613491 | Associated Faculty Pr Inc, June 1, 1970, cover price $18.50

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Product Description: This pioneering study, described as ‘a model of feminist criticism’ (The Year’s Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change...read more

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9780253301031 | Indiana Univ Pr, April 1, 1987, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This pioneering study, described as 'a model of feminist criticism' (The Year's Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change.

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9780719074479 | 2 edition (Manchester Univ Pr, March 6, 2007), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This pioneering study, described as ‘a model of feminist criticism’ (The Year’s Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change.
9780253254535 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 1, 1987, cover price $3.25 | About this edition: As the author of "domestic" and "political" novels, Elizabeth Gaskell has a divided image.

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Product Description: Book by Marcus, Jane

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9780814204603 | Ohio State Univ Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Book by Marcus, Jane

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Gathers poems, plays, short stories, and selections from novels, diaries, letters, and autobiographies by more than sixty writers over a six-hundred-year period
By Dale Spender and Janet Todd (editor)

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9780872262164 | Peter Bedrick Books, January 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Gathers poems, plays, short stories, and selections from novels, diaries, letters, and autobiographies by more than sixty writers over a six-hundred-year period

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9780872263260 | Peter Bedrick Books, January 1, 1990, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Gathers poems, plays, short stories, and selections from novels, diaries, letters, and autobiographies by more than sixty writers over a six-hundred-year period

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Product Description: How do women writers use science fiction to challenge assumptions about the genre and its representations of women? To what extent is the increasing number of women writing science fiction reformulating the expectations of readers and critics? What has been the effect of this phenomenon upon the academic establishment and the publishing industry? These are just some of the questions addressed by this collection of original essays by women writers, readers and critics of the genre...read more
By Lucie Armitt (editor)

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9780415521253 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 6, 2012), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: How do women writers use science fiction to challenge assumptions about the genre and its representations of women?
9780415044479 | Routledge, January 1, 1991, cover price $71.50 | also contains Joni Sternbach | About this edition: From Mary Shelley onwards, women writers have played a central role in the shaping and reshaping of science fiction, irrespective of its undeniably partriarchal image.

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9780415752268 | Routledge, July 17, 2012, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: How do women writers use science fiction to challenge assumptions about the genre and its representations of women?
9780415044486 | Routledge, January 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | also contains Albert Oehlen: Die 5000 Finger Von Dr. O / the 5000 Fingers of Dr. Ö | About this edition: Examines the work of well-known writers such as Doris Lessing and Ursula Le Guin, neglected writers such as Katherine Burdekin and C.

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Product Description: This anthology of the works of 22 women authors aims to reclaim the tradition of women's writing in England during the period, and helps to restore this tradition to its rightful place in the present-day canon of late 17th- and 18th-century English literature...read more
By Gretchen M. Foster (editor) and Robert W. Uphaus (editor)

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9780937191392 | Colleagues Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This anthology of the works of 22 women authors aims to reclaim the tradition of women's writing in England during the period, and helps to restore this tradition to its rightful place in the present-day canon of late 17th- and 18th-century English literature.

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9780937191408 | Colleagues Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This anthology of the works of 22 women authors aims to reclaim the tradition of women's writing in England during the period, and helps to restore this tradition to its rightful place in the present-day canon of late 17th- and 18th-century English literature.

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Product Description: Explores the history and nature of women in British dramatic comedy

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9780472101870 | Univ of Michigan Pr, June 1, 1991, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Explores the history and nature of women in British dramatic comedy

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Product Description: Katharine Rogers argues that of all the achieving women of the 18th century whose work has been recovered from obscurity, Frances Burney was the most inhibited by traditional concepts of femininity. Yet her life, her journals, and her novels sometimes point to a strength and creative vitality that existed side by side with timidity and stultifying conventionality...read more

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9780389209393, titled "Frances Burney: The World of Female Difficulties" | Reissue edition (Barnes & Noble Imports, November 1, 1991), cover price $94.00 | also contains Engineers | About this edition: Katharine Rogers argues that of all the achieving women of the 18th century whose work has been recovered from obscurity, Frances Burney was the most inhibited by traditional concepts of femininity.

Product Description: Women's novels have traditionally been read as 'subjective'. Through an examination of three generations of women's fiction in the post-Romantic period, this book challenges traditional readings of women's novels and argues that fiction writing for women has often been a matter of self-erasure rather than self-inscription...read more

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9780312057091 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 1, 1991, cover price $39.95 | also contains Novick & Morrow's Public Health Administration: Principles for Population-Based Management | About this edition: Women's novels have traditionally been read as 'subjective'.

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Product Description: A critical reexamination of George Bernard Shaw's dramatic treatment of women.

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9780472102198 | Univ of Michigan Pr, January 1, 1992, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: A critical reexamination of George Bernard Shaw's dramatic treatment of women.

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Product Description: The egotism that fuels the desire for greatness has been associated exclusively with men, according to one feminist view; yet many women cannot suppress the need to strive for greatness. In this forceful and compelling book, Alison Booth traces through the novels, essays, and other writings of George Eliot and Virginia Woolf radically conflicting attitudes on the part of each toward the possibility of feminine greatness...read more

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9780801426285 | Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1992, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The egotism that fuels the desire for greatness has been associated exclusively with men, according to one feminist view; yet many women cannot suppress the need to strive for greatness.

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9780801499302 | Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1992, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: The egotism that fuels the desire for greatness has been associated exclusively with men, according to one feminist view; yet many women cannot suppress the need to strive for greatness.

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Product Description: After Virginia Woolf's death most of the manuscript of "Women and Fiction" was given by Leonard Woolf to the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, where, until its rediscovery by the author, it lay virtually unknown for nearly 50 years. With transcription and the incorporation of shorter sections of the manuscript from the Monks House Papers at the University of Sussex, it is now possible to follow the intricacies of Woolf's creative process as she develops, through constant revision, the ideas and images that eventually evolved into the influential work of feminist criticism and literary theory, "A Room of One's Own"...read more
By S. P. Rosenbaum (editor)

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9780631180371 | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 1992, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: After Virginia Woolf's death most of the manuscript of "Women and Fiction" was given by Leonard Woolf to the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, where, until its rediscovery by the author, it lay virtually unknown for nearly 50 years.

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Product Description: This collection of essays and other writings does justice to Virginia Woolf's reputation as a major essayist and critic, offering appraisals of Aphra Behn, Mary Wollestonecraft, the Duchess of Newcastle, Dorothy Richardson, Charlotte Bronte and Katherine Mansfield among others...read more

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9780704338395 | Reprint edition (Womens Pr Ltd, August 1, 1993), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays and other writings does justice to Virginia Woolf's reputation as a major essayist and critic, offering appraisals of Aphra Behn, Mary Wollestonecraft, the Duchess of Newcastle, Dorothy Richardson, Charlotte Bronte and Katherine Mansfield among others.

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Product Description: Book by Todd, Janet

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9780745610559 | Polity Pr, August 27, 1993, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Book by Todd, Janet

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Product Description: Bound in the publisher's original black cloth with the spine stamped in gilt.

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9780826405982 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, September 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Bound in the publisher's original black cloth with the spine stamped in gilt.

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Product Description: One of the major problems in feminist literary criticism is the tendency to generalise when exploring language and gender. This volume clarifies the issues involved and tests generalisations by specific analysis, and in the process defines a "feminist stylistics" - a fresh, practical approach which will serve as a model for future work in this area...read more
By English Association (corporate author) and Katie Wales (editor)

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9780859914116 | Ds Brewer, June 1, 1994, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: One of the major problems in feminist literary criticism is the tendency to generalise when exploring language and gender.

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Product Description: After decades of feminism and deconstruction, romance remains firmly in place as a central preoccupation in the lives of most women. Divorce rates skyrocket, the traditional family is challenged from all sides, and yet romance seems indestructible...read more
By Lynne Pearce (editor) and Jackie Stacey (editor)

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9780814766309 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: After decades of feminism and deconstruction, romance remains firmly in place as a central preoccupation in the lives of most women.

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9780814766316 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: After decades of feminism and deconstruction, romance remains firmly in place as a central preoccupation in the lives of most women.
9780853158059 | Gardners Books, February 6, 1995, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: This critical collection revisits romance across the disciplines, not just in fiction and film, but in a whole range of cultural phenomena.

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Product Description: Great women authors, their lives and their literature.

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9781581340662 | Crossway Books, April 1, 1999, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Great women authors, their lives and their literature.

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