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Published: 09 January 2014

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780199364947

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Giving Women

Alliance and Exchange in Victorian Culture

Jill Rappoport

  • Recovers importance of gift exchange to Victorian culture
  • Offers access to new sources through extensive archival research, including groundbreaking work on the early Salvation Army
  • Provides original interpretations of frequently taught canonical works such as Jane Eyre, Cranford, Aurora Leigh, and "Goblin Market"
  • Includes and discusses 25 rare images