Family likeness : sex, marriage, and incest from Jane Austen to Virginia Woolf / Mary Jean Corbett
- Corbett, Mary Jean, 1962-
- Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008.
- Physical Description:
- xiv, 264 pages ; 25 cm
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- Making and breaking the rules : an introduction -- "Cousins in love, &c." in Jane Austen -- Husband, wife, and sister : making and unmaking the early Victorian family -- Orphan stories : adoption and affinity in Charlotte Brontë -- Intercrossing, interbreeding, and The mill on the Floss -- Fictive kinship and natural affinities in Wives and daughters -- Virginia Woolf and Victorian "incests".
- Austen, Jane, 1775-1817—Criticism and interpretation
- Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855—Criticism and interpretation
- Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941—Criticism and interpretation
- English fiction—19th century—History and criticism
- English fiction—Women authors—History and criticism
- Families in literature
- Sex in literature
- Marriage in literature
- Incest in literature
- 9780801447075 (cloth : alk. paper) and 0801447070 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-257) and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- DuBois copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment; 20089.
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