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16 November 2006

272 Pages

ISBN: 9780199283514

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Victorian Women Writers and the Classics

The Feminine of Homer

Isobel Hurst

Classical Presences

  • Interdisciplinary focus on the role of women writers in the Victorian reception of ancient Greece and Rome
  • Revises classical narratives in popular Victorian forms such as the novel and the dramatic monologue to highlight feminist issues