The Female Thermometer

The Female Thermometer : Eighteenth-century Culture and the Invention of the Uncanny

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A collection of the author's essays on the history and development of female identity from the 18th to the early 20th centuries. Throughout the book are woven themes which are constant in Castle's work: fantasy, hallucination, travesty, transgression and sexual ambiguity.show more

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  • Hardback | 287 pages
  • 165.1 x 242.82 x 32.77mm | 585.13g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195080971
  • 9780195080971

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