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Women"s friendship in literature

Janet M. Todd

Women"s friendship in literature

by Janet M. Todd

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
    • French fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- France -- History -- 18th century,
    • Friendship in literature,
    • Female friendship

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJanet Todd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR858.W6 T6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 434 p. ;
      Number of Pages434
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4416233M
      ISBN 10023104562X
      LC Control Number79020175

        Friendship is a common theme in children’s literature, and reading books about friendship is a great way to teach kids about how to make friends and what it means to be one. I had the privilege of reviewing a new book about friendship — and the author is . Women's literature has often been defined by publishers as a category of writing done by women. Though obviously this is true, many scholars find such a definition reductive. What makes the history of women's writing so interesting is that in many ways it is a new area of study.

      Todd writes, "In this book I am investigating the literary phenomenon of female friendship, its form and ideology" (p. 1). Part I analyses ten novels - six from English literature of the 18th century and four from the French: they are categorized according to senti-mental, erotic, manipulative, political and social friendship. Part II presents.   During their years of friendship, Mansfield produced most of her celebrated stories, and Woolf forged her trademark style. These creative births were not without labour pains: their relationship was full of jealousies. But, ultimately, their stimulating friendship accommodated both support and rivalry, criticism and praise.

      Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (–) which was originally published in two volumes in and Alcott wrote the book over several months at the request of her publisher. The story follows the lives of the four March sisters—Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy—and details their passage from childhood to : Louisa May Alcott. You deserve a little reward for all that hard work and for exercising your mind, too! How about some fun and colorful literature socks featuring your favorite books and authors from throughout history? Whether you're into the classics or modern lit, we've got the perfect colorful socks .


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