The Resource The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction, Richard A. Kaye, (electronic book)

The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction, Richard A. Kaye, (electronic book)

Label
The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction
Title
The flirt's tragedy
Title remainder
desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Kaye
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1960-
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Kaye, Richard A.
Dewey number
823/.809355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR878.C69
LC item number
K39 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • English fiction
  • Courtship in literature
  • English fiction
  • Women and literature
  • American fiction
  • Man-woman relationships in literature
  • Mate selection in literature
  • Seduction in literature
  • Desire in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Sex in literature
Label
The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction, Richard A. Kaye, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Dialectical desires: the eighteenth-century coquette and the invention of nineteenth-century fictional character -- The flirtation of species: Darwinian sexual selection and Victorian narrative -- George Eliot and Thomas Hardy: flirtation, female choice and the revision of Darwinian belief -- Deadly deferrals: Henry James, Edith Wharton, Gustave Flaubert, and the exhaustion of flirtatious desire -- "Acceptable hints of infinity": dissident desires and the erotics of countermodernism
Control code
ebr10495573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 246 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction, Richard A. Kaye, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Dialectical desires: the eighteenth-century coquette and the invention of nineteenth-century fictional character -- The flirtation of species: Darwinian sexual selection and Victorian narrative -- George Eliot and Thomas Hardy: flirtation, female choice and the revision of Darwinian belief -- Deadly deferrals: Henry James, Edith Wharton, Gustave Flaubert, and the exhaustion of flirtatious desire -- "Acceptable hints of infinity": dissident desires and the erotics of countermodernism
Control code
ebr10495573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 246 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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