[EBOOK] Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-Siecle

Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-Siecle

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ISBN Code : 9780813520186
Book Author : Elaine Showalter
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Total Pages : 575

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At the turn of the century, short stories by--and often about--New Women flooded the pages English and American magazines such as the Atlantic Monthly, Harpers, and the Yellow Book. This daring new fiction, often innovative in form and courageous in its candid representations of female sexuality, marital discontent, and feminist protest, shocked Victorian critics, who d