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The intimate empire

reading women"s autobiography

by Gillian Whitlock

  • 19 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Cassell in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Commonwealth countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Prince, Mary.,
    • Commonwealth literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Autobiography -- Women authors.,
    • English prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • English prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- Commonwealth countries.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Colonies in literature.,
    • Self in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-220) and index.

      StatementGillian Whitlock.
      SeriesLiterature, culture, and identity
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9080.5 .W47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 232 p. ;
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39933M
      ISBN 100304705993, 0304706000
      LC Control Number99029898

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