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Beyond sensation [electronic resource] : Mary Elizabeth Braddon in context / edited by Marlene Tromp, Pamela K. Gilbert, and Aeron Haynie.

Contributor(s): Tromp, Marlene, 1966- | Gilbert, Pamela K | Haynie, Aeron, 1964-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c2000Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 302 p.).ISBN: 0585282781 (electronic bk.); 9780585282787 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915 -- Criticism and interpretation | Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915. Lady Audley's secret | Psychological fiction, English -- History and criticism | Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century | Domestic fiction, English -- History and criticism | Sensationalism in literature | Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915 -- Critique et interpr�etation | Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915. Lady Audley's secret | Roman psychologique anglais -- Histoire et critique | Femmes et litt�erature -- Angleterre -- Histoire -- 19e si�ecle | Roman familial anglais -- Histoire et critique | Sensationnalisme dans la litt�erature | LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Beyond sensation.DDC classification: 823/.8 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Enclosure acts : framing women's bodies in Braddon's Lady Audley's secret / Elizabeth Langland -- Braddon's commentaries on the trials and legal secrets of Audley court / Gail Turley Houston -- Rebellious Sepoys and bigamous wives : the Indian mutiny and marriage law reform in Lady Audley's secret / Lillian Nayder -- Marketing sensation: Lady Audley's secret and consumer culture / Katherine Montwieler -- "An idle handle that was never turned, and a lazy rope so rotten" : the decay of the country estate in Lady Audley's secret / Aeron Haynie -- The espaliered girl : pruning the docile body in Aurora Floyd / Jeni Curtis -- The dangerous woman : M.E. Braddon's sensational (en)gendering of domestic law / Marlene Tromp -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon in Australia : queen of the colonies / Toni Johnson-Woods -- "Our author" : Braddon in the provincial weeklies / Jennifer Carnell and Graham Law -- Misalliance : M.E. Braddon's writing for the stage / Heidi J. Holder -- Braddon and victorian realism : Joshua Haggard's daughter / Pamela K. Gilbert -- Fiction becomes her : representations of female character in Mary Braddon's The Doctor's wife / Tabitha Sparks -- "Go and marry your doctor" : fetishism and "redundance" at the fin de si�cle and the vampires of "Good Lady Ducayne" / Lauren M.E. Goodlad -- Spectral politics : M.E. Braddon and the spirits of social reform / Eve M. Lynch -- Electra-fying the female sleuth : detecting the father in Eleanor's victory and Thou art the man / Heidi H. Johnson -- Afterword / Lyn Pykett.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-285) and index.

Enclosure acts : framing women's bodies in Braddon's Lady Audley's secret / Elizabeth Langland -- Braddon's commentaries on the trials and legal secrets of Audley court / Gail Turley Houston -- Rebellious Sepoys and bigamous wives : the Indian mutiny and marriage law reform in Lady Audley's secret / Lillian Nayder -- Marketing sensation: Lady Audley's secret and consumer culture / Katherine Montwieler -- "An idle handle that was never turned, and a lazy rope so rotten" : the decay of the country estate in Lady Audley's secret / Aeron Haynie -- The espaliered girl : pruning the docile body in Aurora Floyd / Jeni Curtis -- The dangerous woman : M.E. Braddon's sensational (en)gendering of domestic law / Marlene Tromp -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon in Australia : queen of the colonies / Toni Johnson-Woods -- "Our author" : Braddon in the provincial weeklies / Jennifer Carnell and Graham Law -- Misalliance : M.E. Braddon's writing for the stage / Heidi J. Holder -- Braddon and victorian realism : Joshua Haggard's daughter / Pamela K. Gilbert -- Fiction becomes her : representations of female character in Mary Braddon's The Doctor's wife / Tabitha Sparks -- "Go and marry your doctor" : fetishism and "redundance" at the fin de si�cle and the vampires of "Good Lady Ducayne" / Lauren M.E. Goodlad -- Spectral politics : M.E. Braddon and the spirits of social reform / Eve M. Lynch -- Electra-fying the female sleuth : detecting the father in Eleanor's victory and Thou art the man / Heidi H. Johnson -- Afterword / Lyn Pykett.

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