Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 05 January 2012

270 Pages | 29 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199772605

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Giving Women

Alliance and Exchange in Victorian Culture

Jill Rappoport

  • Recovers importance of gift exchange to Victorian literature and 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 over 25 rare images

Also of Interest