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The Resource Speaking volumes : women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen, Patricia Howell Michaelson

Speaking volumes : women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen, Patricia Howell Michaelson

Label
Speaking volumes : women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen
Title
Speaking volumes
Title remainder
women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Howell Michaelson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michaelson, Patricia Howell
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Language and languages
  • Language and culture
  • Oral interpretation
  • Reader-response criticism
  • Speech in literature
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
Label
Speaking volumes : women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen, Patricia Howell Michaelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I. PERFORMING GENDER IN SPEECH -- 1. Women and Language in the Eighteenth Century -- 2. Polite and Plain Language; or, Amelia Opie "Quakerized" -- 3. Acting, Text, and Correct Display: Sarah Siddons to -- Fanny Price -- II. READING AND SPEECH -- 4. Reading and Domesticity Among the Burneys and Other Families -- 5. Reading Austen, Practicing Speech
Control code
l82001048428
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 261 p.
Isbn
9780804740753
Lccn
2001048428
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Speaking volumes : women, reading, and speech in the age of Austen, Patricia Howell Michaelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I. PERFORMING GENDER IN SPEECH -- 1. Women and Language in the Eighteenth Century -- 2. Polite and Plain Language; or, Amelia Opie "Quakerized" -- 3. Acting, Text, and Correct Display: Sarah Siddons to -- Fanny Price -- II. READING AND SPEECH -- 4. Reading and Domesticity Among the Burneys and Other Families -- 5. Reading Austen, Practicing Speech
Control code
l82001048428
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 261 p.
Isbn
9780804740753
Lccn
2001048428
Other physical details
ill.

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