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Colour'd Shadows Contexts in Publishing, Printing, and Reading Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers

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ISBN-10: 1403966370

ISBN-13: 9781403966377

Edition: 2004

Authors: Terence A. Hoagwood, Kathryn Ledbetter, Terence Hoagwood

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A large body of nineteenth-century British women's literature highlights the use of verbal illusions, even while its essence remains the premise of inward and personal experience. In the age of commercial distribution, the nonequivalence of personal feeling and printed product is sometimes rendered bitterly, but sometimes that nonequivalence evokes the opulence of artifice. "Colour'd Shadows" is a sequence of arguments about such relationships of material form and material exchange with literary meaning, proceeding from specific examples in the writings and careers of women writers and various publishing genres, including Victorian periodicals and literary annuals.
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List price: $105.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 2/5/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Kathryn Ledbetter is Associate Professor of English at Texas State University-San Marcos.nbsp; She is author ofTennyson and Victorian Periodicals: Commodities in Contextand“Colour’d Shadows”: Contexts in Publishing, Printing, and Reading Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers(with Terence Hoagwood, Palgrave Macmillan).nbsp; She is editor ofVictorian Periodicals Reviewand her articles have appeared inVictorian Review,Studies in the Literary Imagination,The Journal of Modern Literature, among others.nbsp;

List of Illustrations
Introduction
Scholarly Fantasy and Material Reality in Mary Robinson's Sappho and Phaon
Ideology and Textuality in Hemans's Records of Woman
Commodifying the "Calumniated Woman" inFraser's
"The Very Roads of Literature": Women Editors of Nineteenth-Century British Literary Annuals
Voluptuous Opportunities: Visual Images in The Keepsake
"The Fate of Woman at Its Root": Elizabeth Barrett's
A Drama of Exileand Jean Ingelow's
A Story of Doom
"Varied Forms Pass Glitt'ring": Violet Fane's Denzil Place: A Story in Verse
Notes
Bibliography