Silly Novels by Lady Novelists, Paperback

Silly Novels by Lady Novelists Paperback

Part of the Penguin Great Ideas series


Describing the silliness and 'feminine fatuity' of many popular books by lady novelists, George Eliot perfectly skewers the formulaic yet bestselling works that dominated her time, with their lovably flawed heroines.

She also examines the great women writers of France and their enrichment of the culture, and the varying qualities of literary translations.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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  • Category: Prose: non-fiction
  • ISBN: 9780141192758



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