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Lewd & notorious : female transgression in the eighteenth century

Title
Lewd & notorious : female transgression in the eighteenth century / edited by Katharine Kittredge.
Format
Book
Published
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2003.
Description
viii, 329 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
URL
<Publisher description> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/umich051/2002011939.html
Other contributors
Kittredge, Katharine.
Variant title
Lewd and notorious
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Paperback.
Contents
  • "Queer to queer" : the Sapphic body as transgressive text / Susan L. Lanser
  • Claiming the "sacred mantle" : the memoirs of Lt̆itia Pilkington / Susan Goulding
  • Elizabeth Carter's self-pun-ishment : puns, pedantry, and polite learning / Juliet Feibel
  • A Carnival of Mirrors : the grotesque body of the eighteenth century British Masquerade / Elizabeth Hunt
  • Lustful windows and old maids in late eighteenth-century English caricatures / Cindy McCreery
  • Sensibility and speculation : Emma Hamilton / Betsy Bolton
  • "Every like is not the same," or is it? : gender, criminal biographies, and the politics of indifference / Jessica Kimball Printz
  • Elizabeth Canning and Mary Squires : representations of guilt and innocence in legal and literary texts, 1753-1989 / Judith Moore
  • A mistress, a mother, and a murderess too : Elizabeth Brownrigg and the social construction of an eighteenth-century mistress / Patty Seleski
  • Eliza Haywood, Sapphic desire, and the practice of reading / Catherine Ingrassia
  • "A-killing their children with safety" : maternal identity and transgression in Swift and Defoe / Marilyn Francus
  • Ruined women and illegitimate daughters: revolution and female sexuality / Julie Shaffer.
Kinsey subjects
Women in literature--Great Britain--18th century.
Deviant behavior.
Women history--Great Britain--18th century.
ISBN
047211090X (cloth : alk. paper)
0472089064 (paper : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
160.49 L35 2003
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute