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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: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2015Description: 1 online resource (218 p.).ISBN: 9781317322153.Subject(s): English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Sources | Manners and customs in literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fashioning the Silver Fork NovelDDC classification: 823.709355 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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