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

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

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
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Kaye, Richard A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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 resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
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
ssj0000071033
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 246 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780813921006
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001005899
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000071033
Label
The flirt's tragedy : desire without end in Victorian and Edwardian fiction, Richard A. Kaye, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
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
ssj0000071033
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 246 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780813921006
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001005899
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000071033

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