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Author Weliver, Phyllis, author.

Title Women musicians in Victorian fiction, 1860-1900 : representations of music, science and gender in the leisured home / Phyllis Weliver
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge Library editions: The nineteenth-century novel ; volume 41
Routledge Library editions. Nineteenth-century novel ; v. 41
Contents 1. Musical women in England, 1860-1900 -- 2. Harmony and discord in the self : music, mesmerism and mental science -- 3. Female power in sensation fiction -- 4. Dissonance and fugue in The mystery of Edwin Drood -- 5. Georgy Eliot : melody, evolution and aesthetics -- 6. Recapitulation and natural selection in The mill on the floss -- 7. Sexual selection and music : Middlemarch and Daniel Deronda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 19, 2016)
Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Home in literature.
Leisure in literature.
Music and literature -- History -- 19th century.
Music in literature.
Music -- Great Britain -- 19th century
Musical fiction -- History and criticism.
Musicians in literature.
Science in literature.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Women musicians in literature.
English fiction.
Home in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Leisure in literature.
Music and literature.
Music in literature.
Musical fiction.
Musicians in literature.
Science in literature.
Women and literature.
Women musicians in literature.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1317195248