Wanton eyes and chaste desires female sexuality in the Faerie queene / Sheila T. Cavanagh

Author(s): Cavanagh, Sheila T
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Subjects: Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599. Faerie queene
Faerie queene
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Feminism and literature--England--History--16th century
Women and literature--England--History--16th century
Epic poetry, English--History and criticism
Women in literature
Sex in literature
Spenser, Edmund, Faerie queene
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1994
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Manliness of Virtue 1
1. 'Beauties Chace': Male Responses to Women in Faeryland 14
2. Nightmares of Desire 42
3. The Importance of Being Fairest: Kidnapping and Courtship in Faeryland 75
4. 'Fayre of face...though meane her lot': The Worth of Virtue 109
5. 'Like an Enraged Cow': Britomart among the Chased and the Unchaste 139
Notes 173
Works Cited 205
Index 220
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 93040515 (OCoLC)29477719
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 93040515
ISBN: 058500126X (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 0253313678
ISBN: 0253208890
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-219) and index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 1999. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: x, 226 p. ; 22 cm
OCLC Number: 42328443
ISBN/ISSN: 058500126X

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