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Published: 27 January 2011

382 Pages | Frontispiece


ISBN: 9780199592135

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Force or Fraud

British Seduction Stories and the Problem of Resistance, 1660-1760

Toni Bowers

  • A major contribution to debates about the politics of eighteenth-century fiction
  • Shows how the strategies for distinguishing seduction from rape helped to define broader structures of power and subordination