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Torrid zones

maternity, sexuality, and empire in eighteenth-century English narratives

by Felicity Nussbaum

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Colonies.
    • Subjects:
    • English prose literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- Colonies.,
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Motherhood in literature.,
    • Sex in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-253) and index.

      StatementFelicity A. Nussbaum.
      SeriesParallax : re-visions of culture and society, Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR756.W65 N87 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 264 p. :
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1279977M
      ISBN 100801850746, 0801850754
      LC Control Number95011801

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