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Dress culture in late Victorian women's fiction literacy, textiles, and activism

Author
Kortsch, Christine Bayles.
Title
Dress culture in late Victorian women's fiction [electronic resource] : literacy, textiles, and activism / Christine Bayles Kortsch.
Format
E-Book
Published
Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2009.
Description
x, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
URL
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Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-195) and index. Available on campus and off campus with authorized login.
Contents
  • Writing in fabric, working in print
  • The needle dipped in blood
  • Fashioning women : the Victorian corset
  • Art's labor lost : haunting the dress shop
  • Beautiful revolution : new women sew a new world.
Subject headings
English fiction--Women authors--History and criticism. English fiction--19th century--History and criticism. Clothing and dress in literature. Sewing in literature. Material culture in literature. Material culture--Great Britain--History--19th century.
Genre heading
Electronic books.
ISBN
9780754665106 (hardback : alk. paper) 0754665100 (hardback : alk. paper) 9780754694588 (e-book) 0754694585 (e-book)

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Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
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Columbus - University Library of Columbus
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Kokomo Library
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Northwest Library (Gary)
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East Library - Richmond
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South Bend - Schurz Library
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