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The madwoman in the attic

the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination

by Sandra M. Gilbert

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • English literature -- Psychological aspects,
    • Women authors -- Psychology,
    • Women in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar.
      ContributionsGubar, Susan, 1944- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR115 .G5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 719 p. :
      Number of Pages719
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4732147M
      ISBN 100300022867
      LC Control Number78020792

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