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The Resource Love's madness : medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865, Helen Small

Love's madness : medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865, Helen Small

Label
Love's madness : medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865
Title
Love's madness
Title remainder
medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865
Statement of responsibility
Helen Small
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Small, Helen
Dewey number
823/.809353
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR868.M46
LC item number
S63 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1997 C-102
  • WM 49
NLM item number
S635L 1996
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Literature and mental illness
  • Women and literature
  • Mentally ill women in literature
  • Loss (Psychology) in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Love in literature
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Mental Disorders
  • Women
  • Love
Label
Love's madness : medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865, Helen Small
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-248) and index
Contents
Love's madness -- Love-mad women and the rhetoric of gentlemanly medicine -- Hyperbole and the love-mad women: George III, 'Rosa Matilda', and Jane Austen in 1811 -- Love-mad women and political insurrection in Regency fiction -- The hyena's laughter: Lucretia and Jane Eyre -- The woman in white, Great expectations, and the limits of medicine
Control code
000117702
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 260 p.
Isbn
9780198122739
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
95033313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117702
  • 117886
Label
Love's madness : medicine, the novel, and female insanity, 1800-1865, Helen Small
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-248) and index
Contents
Love's madness -- Love-mad women and the rhetoric of gentlemanly medicine -- Hyperbole and the love-mad women: George III, 'Rosa Matilda', and Jane Austen in 1811 -- Love-mad women and political insurrection in Regency fiction -- The hyena's laughter: Lucretia and Jane Eyre -- The woman in white, Great expectations, and the limits of medicine
Control code
000117702
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 260 p.
Isbn
9780198122739
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
95033313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117702
  • 117886

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