Elaine Showalter

A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781400041237

"A Jury of Her Peers "is an unprecedented literary landmark: the first comprehensive history of American women writers from 1650 to 2000.
In a narrative of immense scope and fascination--brimming with Elaine Showalter's characteristic wit and incisive opinions--we are introduced to more than 250 female writers...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:608

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A Jury of Her Peers: Celebrating American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781400034420

"A Jury of Her Peers "is an unprecedented literary landmark: the first comprehensive history of American women writers from 1650 to 2000.
In a narrative of immense scope and fascination--brimming with Elaine Showalter's characteristic wit and incisive opinions--we are introduced to more than 250 female writers...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:586

AUD $23.95

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Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-Siecle

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780813520186

At the turn of the century, short stories by--and often about--"New Women" flooded the pages English and American magazines such as the Atlantic Monthly...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:352

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Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontents

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780812238501

"I have been a character in academic fiction at least twice," Elaine Showalter writes, "once a voluptuous, promiscuous, drug-addicted bohemian...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:141

AUD $57.95

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Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontents

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780812220858

"I have been a character in academic fiction at least twice," Elaine Showalter writes, "once a voluptuous, promiscuous, drug-addicted bohemian...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:143

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Hystories - Hysterical Epidemics and Modern Culture

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781447261452

Showalter explores the integral components of hysteria and identifies the disorder as being more universal than it is stereotypically known. Instead of the assumption that hysteria largely roots from the Victorian sexual repression and is commonly a female disorder...more details
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Hystories

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780330346702

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Hystories: Hysterical Epidemics and Modern Media

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780231104593

This provocative and illuminating book charts the persistence of a cultural phenomenon. Tales of alien abduction, chronic fatigue syndrome...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:224

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Literature of Their Own New Edition

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780691004761


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Scribbling Women: Short Stories by 19th-Century American Women

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780813523934

A new mother longing to write is judged "hysterical" and confined to her bedroom where she slowly loses herself in horrific fantasy. A young girl stirred by two beings--a handsome young man and an ethereal white heron--is forced to make a choice between them...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:560

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Sister's Choice: Traditions and Change in American Women's Writing

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780198123835

When Elaine Showalter's study of English women writers, A Literature of Their Own, appeared in 1977, Patricia M. Spacks hailed it in The New York Times Book Review as "provocative....thoughtfully argued...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:208

AUD $143.95

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The Evolution of the French Novel, 1641-1782

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780691619521

In France between 1641 and 1782 the romance developed into the novel. Mr. Showalter's intensive study of the novel, particularly during the critical period 1700-1720...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:383

AUD $85.00

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The Vintage Book of American Women Writers

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781400034451

"The Vintage Book of American Women Writers "is the first of its kind: a dazzling, monumental showcase of 350 years of poetry and fiction by American women.
Inspired and informed by her groundbreaking history "A Jury of Her Peers...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:822

AUD $24.95

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These Modern Women: Autobiographical Essays from the Twenties Second Edition

Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781558610071

In 1926 and 1927, the Nation published 17 anonymous essays by "women active in professional and public life." The editor's objective was "to discover the origin of their modern point of view toward men...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:160

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Alternative Alcott

Louisa May Alcott;Elaine Showalter ElaineShowalter

ISBN:9780813512723

The discovery in recent years of Louisa May Alcott's pseudonymous sensation stories has made readers and scholars increasingly aware of her accomplishments beyond her most famous novel...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:512

AUD $47.95

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Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy

Jean Webster;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780143039068

One of the great novels of American girlhood, Jean Websteras Daddy-Long-Legs (1912) follows the adventures of an orphan named Judy Abbott, whose letters to her anonymous male benefactor trace her development as an independent thinker and writer. Its sequel...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:357

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Expensive People

Joyce Carol Oates;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780812976540

Joyce Carol Oates's Wonderland Quartet comprises four remarkable novels that explore social class in America and the inner lives of young Americans. In Expensive People...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:224

AUD $23.95

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Louisa May Alcott: Little Women, Little Men, Jo's Boys: Little Women, Little Men, Jo's Boys

Louisa May Alcott;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9781931082730

Here, in one authoritative Library of America volume, are all three of the beloved "Little Woman books as Louisa May Alcott wrote them, with original engravings....more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:1045

AUD $63.95

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Modern American Women Writers

Elaine Showalter;Lea Litz A WaltonBaechler

ISBN:9780020820253

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Format:Paperback  Pages:432

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The Odd Women

George Gissing;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780140433791

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Them

Joyce Carol Oates;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780345484406

Joyce Carol Oates's Wonderland Quartet comprises four remarkable novels that explore social class in America and the inner lives of young Americans. As powerful and relevant today as it on its initial publication...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:546

AUD $22.95

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Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

Joyce Carol Oates;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780813521350

Joyce Carol Oates's prize-winning story "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" takes up troubling subjects that continue to occupy her in her fiction: the romantic longings and limited options of adolescent women; the tensions between mothers and daughters; the sexual victimization of women; and the American obsession with violence...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:172

AUD $39.95

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Wonderland

Joyce Carol Oates;Elaine Showalter

ISBN:9780812976557

Joyce Carol Oates's Wonderland Quartet comprises four remarkable novels that explore social class in America and the inner lives of young Americans. Spanning from the Great Depression to the turbulent Vietnam War era...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:483

AUD $23.95

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Daughters of Decadence

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9781853815904


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Female Malady The

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9780860688693


In this informative, timely and often harrowing study, Elaine Showalter demonstrates how cultural ideas about 'proper' feminine behaviour have shaped the definition and treatment of female insanity for 150 years...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:320

AUD $37.99

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Jury of Her Peers

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9781844080786

Fascinating, incisive, intelligent and never afraid of being controversial, Elaine Showalter introduces us to more than 250 writers. Here are the famous and expected names...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:608

AUD $65.00

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Jury of Her Peers

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9781844080809

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Literature of Their Own

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9781844084968

When first published in 1982, A LITERATURE OF THEIR OWN quickly set the stage for the creative explosion of feminist literary studies that transformed the field in the 1980s. Launching a major new area for literary investigation...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:384

AUD $35.00

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Literature of Their Own: from Charl

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9780860682851

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New Feminist Criticism

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9780860687276

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Speaking of Gender

Showalter Elaine

ISBN:9780415900270

Elaine Showalter has brought together influential essays by male and female critics dealing with such topics as the representation and effect of gender in literary criticism and interpretation. Among the contributors are: Barbara Johnson...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:256

AUD $56.99

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