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5 edition of Victorian heroine found in the catalog.

Victorian heroine

a changing ideal, 1837-1873

by Patricia Thomson

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women in literature.,
    • Women -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Patricia Thomson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR878.W6 T5 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p. ;
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5424969M
      ISBN 100837171180
      LC Control Number73019303

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The Forfarshire had foundered on the rocks and broken in half: one of the halves had sunk during the night. But Charlotte sees the kiss and her heart opens. Sir Edward: Lead rat who speaks to Emily and brings her paper to write on. Seized by curiosity and a sense of adventure, he makes his way to the valley of the Doones, where he is discovered by the beautiful Lorna.

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She takes up the post of governess at Thornfield, falls in love with Mr. Stenhouse, with the assistance of two other doctors and a midwife, went ahead with the Caesarean and Mary and her daughter both survived the procedure.

Finally, in what ways does Jane conform to Victorian ideals and in what ways does she not conform?

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