Ladies, please don't smash these windows : women's writing, feminist consciousness, and social change, 1918-38 / Maroula Joannou

Author(s): Joannou, Maroula
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Subjects: English prose literature--Women authors--History and criticism
Feminism and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century
English prose literature--20th century--History and criticism
Women and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford ; Providence, RI, USA : Berg, 1995
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Preface
Introduction 1
1. Vera Brittain's Testament of Youth Revisited: Women's Autobiography, Gender, Nation and Class 25
2. The Woman in the Little House: Leonora Eyles and Socialist-Feminism 54
3. 'Nothing is Impracticable for a Single, Middle-Aged Woman with an Income of her Own': Literary Spinsterhood in the 1920s 77
4. Lesbian Representations: Orlando and The Well of Loneliness 102
5. Femininity and Feminism: Three Novels of the 1930s 127
6. Anti-Fascist Writings 159
Conclusions 191
Bibliography 196
Index 229
Alternate Titles: Ladies, please do not smash these windows
Notes: LCCN: 94034792
ISBN: 0854969098 (cloth)
ISBN: 1859730221 (paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 196-228) and index
Physical Description: xii, 236 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 31076882
ISBN/ISSN: 0854969098
1859730221

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