TITLE

The Theater of Politeness in Charlotte Lennox's British-American Novels

AUTHOR(S)
Bannet, Eve Tavor
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall99, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Comments on Charlotte Lennox's two British-American novels, `The Life of Harriot Stuart, Written by Herself' and `Euphemia.' View on aristocratic families exemplified in the two novels; Thematic focus of the two novels; Notes on the personality of the heroine in `Euphemia.'
ACCESSION #
3894015

 

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