Table of Contents:
  • The proper lady
  • Man's discourse, woman's heart: Mary Wollstonecraft's two Vindications
  • Love's skirmishes and the triumph of ideology
  • "My hideous progeny": the lady and the monster
  • "Ideal and almost unnatural perfection": revising Mary Shelley
  • Ideological contradictions and the consolations of form: the case of Jane Austen
  • "The true English style."