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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: 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: 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: 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.

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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: 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.

Paperback:

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: 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

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

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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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