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Fashioning the Silver Fork Novel.

By: Wilson, Cheryl A.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Literary Texts and the Popular Marketplace: Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2015Copyright date: ©2012Description: 1 online resource (218 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317322153.Subject(s): English fiction--19th century--History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fashioning the Silver Fork NovelDDC classification: 823.709 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Dedication -- Introduction: Why Silver Fork? Why Now ? -- 1 The World of Ton -- 2 Formulating a Genre -- 3 Educating Readers -- 4 Being Exclusive -- 5 Commercial Texts -- 6 Literary Contexts and Afterlives -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index.
Summary: Fashion and celebrity may be twenty-first century obsessions, but they were also key concepts in Regency culture. Both celebrated and condemned for their popularity, silver fork novels were extremely prolific during this period. This study looks at the social and literary impact of this significant genre.
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Dedication -- Introduction: Why Silver Fork? Why Now ? -- 1 The World of Ton -- 2 Formulating a Genre -- 3 Educating Readers -- 4 Being Exclusive -- 5 Commercial Texts -- 6 Literary Contexts and Afterlives -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index.

Fashion and celebrity may be twenty-first century obsessions, but they were also key concepts in Regency culture. Both celebrated and condemned for their popularity, silver fork novels were extremely prolific during this period. This study looks at the social and literary impact of this significant genre.

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