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The Resource British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910 : imperialist representations of Egyptian women, Molly Youngkin

British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910 : imperialist representations of Egyptian women, Molly Youngkin

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British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910 : imperialist representations of Egyptian women
Title
British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910
Title remainder
imperialist representations of Egyptian women
Statement of responsibility
Molly Youngkin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1970-
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Youngkin, Molly
Dewey number
820.9/35832
Index
index present
LC call number
PR115
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women in literature
  • Egyptians in literature
Label
British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910 : imperialist representations of Egyptian women, Molly Youngkin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Bound by an English eye: ancient cultures, imperialist contexts, and literary representations of Egyptian women -- 2. Acting as "the right hand ... of God": Christianized Egyptian women and religious devotion as emancipation in Florence Nightingale's fictionalized treatises -- 3. "[T]o give new elements ... as vivid as ... long familiar types": heroic Jewish men, dangerous Egyptian women, and equivocal emancipation in George Eliot's novels -- 4. "[W]e had never chosen a Byzantine subject ... or one from Alexandria": emancipation through desire and the Eastern limits of beauty in Michael Field's verse dramas -- 5. The "sweetness of the serpent of old Nile": revisionist Cleopatra and spiritual union as emancipation in Elinor Glyn's cross-cultural romances -- 6. "My ancestor, my sister": ancient heritage imagery and modern Egyptian women writers -- Afterword
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137566140
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
preservation
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR949274747
  • ocn949274747
Label
British women writers and the reception of ancient Egypt, 1840-1910 : imperialist representations of Egyptian women, Molly Youngkin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Bound by an English eye: ancient cultures, imperialist contexts, and literary representations of Egyptian women -- 2. Acting as "the right hand ... of God": Christianized Egyptian women and religious devotion as emancipation in Florence Nightingale's fictionalized treatises -- 3. "[T]o give new elements ... as vivid as ... long familiar types": heroic Jewish men, dangerous Egyptian women, and equivocal emancipation in George Eliot's novels -- 4. "[W]e had never chosen a Byzantine subject ... or one from Alexandria": emancipation through desire and the Eastern limits of beauty in Michael Field's verse dramas -- 5. The "sweetness of the serpent of old Nile": revisionist Cleopatra and spiritual union as emancipation in Elinor Glyn's cross-cultural romances -- 6. "My ancestor, my sister": ancient heritage imagery and modern Egyptian women writers -- Afterword
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137566140
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
preservation
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR949274747
  • ocn949274747

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