Legitimacy and Illegitimacy in Nineteenth-Century Law, Literature and History Hardback
Edited by Margot Finn, Michael Lobban, Jenny Bourne Taylor
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture series
This innovative book draws together literature, law and economic and social history to investigate the meanings and uses of legitimacy in nineteenth-century Britain.
This broad range of essays highlights the ways in which contested narratives and interested performances shaped the idea of legitimate authority during this period.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 191 pages, VIII, 191 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/06/2010
- Category: Literary theory
- ISBN: 9780230576520