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Author Ofek, Galia, 1973-

Title Representations of hair in Victorian literature and culture / Galia Ofek
Published Farnham : Ashgate, [2009]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  391.509034 Ofe/Roh  AVAILABLE
Description x, 271 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents Hair theorized -- Hair fetishized in Victorian culture -- Hair domesticated by male novelists -- Hair fashioned by women authors -- Sensational hair -- Funny hair
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Hair in literature.
Femininity in literature.
Gender identity in literature.
Hair in popular culture.
Femininity in popular culture.
Hair -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Popular culture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
LC no. 2009012097
ISBN 9780754661610 (hbk.)