Frances Burney and Narrative Prior to Ideology

Frances Burney and Narrative Prior to Ideology

by Brian McCrea


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781611494815
Publisher: University of Delaware Press
Publication date: 09/26/2013
Pages: 234
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Brian McCrea is professor emeritus of English at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida and Visiting Lecturer in English at Flagler College, St. Augustine, Florida.

Table of Contents


A Note on Tests
CHAPTER 1: Dying To Be Handsome: Or Why We Don't Know What Burney's Heroines Look Like
CHAPTER 2: Frances Burney and Professional Men: From Dr. Lyster to Mr. Naird, The Surgeon
CHAPTER 3: No Jacobins Here: Burney's Perplexing (Non) Politics
CHAPTER 4: “My Chevalier Jardinier": Courtship and Marriage After Patriarchy and Before Domesticity
CHAPTER 5: Resisting the "Fascination of Egotism": Burney and Formal Realism
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