Alchemical construction of genders in Anglo-American fiction, 1799-1852
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Alchemical construction of genders in Anglo-American fiction, 1799-1852 visions of utopia as androgynous by Evert Jan van Leeuwen

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Utopias in literature,
  • Androgyny (Psychology) in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Romanticism,
  • Alchemy in literature,
  • English fiction,
  • American fiction,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-332) and index.

StatementEvert Jan van Leeuwen ; with a foreword by Hans-Ulrich Mohr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR868.A397 L44 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 339 p. ;
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24906201M
ISBN 100773415327
ISBN 109780773415324
LC Control Number2011010927
OCLC/WorldCa707966871

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