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Steere, Elizabeth

The Female Servant and Sensation Fiction

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: ‘Kitchen Literature’
Elizabeth Steere

2. ‘Let nothing ever induce you to read novels’: Servants and Sensationalism in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
Elizabeth Steere

3. ‘Merely telling the truth’: Servants’ Stories in Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights
Elizabeth Steere

4. ‘No human being ever was created for this’: The Servant Victim in the Works of Wilkie Collins
Elizabeth Steere

5. ‘Privileged spies’: The Criminal Servant in Lady Audley’s Secret
Elizabeth Steere

6. ‘She had her rôle to play’: East Lynne and the Servant Actress
Elizabeth Steere

7. ‘We will still be husband and wife’: The Servant as Spouse in Gaskell’s ‘The Grey Woman’
Elizabeth Steere

8. ‘The stuff of lurid fiction’: Sensation Fiction in the Twenty-First Century
Elizabeth Steere

Keywords: Literature, Fiction, British and Irish Literature, Nineteenth-Century Literature, Gender Studies, Literary Theory, Cultural Theory

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
218 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137365262
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-47370-0

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