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The Resource Roomscape : Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf

Roomscape : Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf

Label
Roomscape : Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf
Title
Roomscape
Title remainder
Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the Reading Room of the British Museum as a space of imaginative and historically generative potential in relation to the emergence of modern women writers in Victorian and early twentieth-century London. Drawing on archival materials around this national library reading room, Roomscape is the first study that integrates documentary, theoretical, historical, and literary sources to examine the significance of this public interior space for women writers and their treatment of reading and writing spaces in literary texts. This book challenges an assessment of the Reading Room of the Br
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernstein, Susan David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Edinburgh Critical Studies in Victorian Culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Museum
  • British Museum
  • English literature
  • Women authors
  • Reading rooms
  • Authorship
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authorship
  • English literature
  • Reading rooms
  • England
Label
Roomscape : Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Chapter 1. Exteriority: Women Readers at the British Museum; Chapter 2. Translation Work and Women's Labour from the British Museum; Chapter 3. Poetry in the Round: Mutual Mentorships; Chapter 4. Researching Romola: George Eliot and Dome Consciousness; Chapter 5. Reading Woolf's Roomscapes; Coda: Closing Years and Afterlives; Appendix: Notable Readers; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn843637104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299483866
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt342vvk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843637104
Label
Roomscape : Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Chapter 1. Exteriority: Women Readers at the British Museum; Chapter 2. Translation Work and Women's Labour from the British Museum; Chapter 3. Poetry in the Round: Mutual Mentorships; Chapter 4. Researching Romola: George Eliot and Dome Consciousness; Chapter 5. Reading Woolf's Roomscapes; Coda: Closing Years and Afterlives; Appendix: Notable Readers; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn843637104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299483866
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt342vvk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843637104

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