Women writing about money : women's fiction in England, 1790-1820 /

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Main Author: Copeland, Edward
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Series:Cambridge studies in Romanticism 9
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction;
  • 1. The general calamity: the want of money;
  • 2. Gothic economics: the 1790s;
  • 3. The gifts of heaven: consumer power, 1800-1820;
  • 4. Shopping for signs: Jane Austen and the pseudo-gentry;
  • 5. Picturing the heroine; The Lady's Magazine 1770-1820.
  • 6. Fictions of employment: female accomplishments;
  • 7. Writing for money: authors and heroines;
  • Notes;
  • Bibliography;
  • Index.

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