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Author Walker, Lesley H., 1960-

Title A mother's love : crafting feminine virtue in Enlightenment France / Lesley H. Walker
Published Lewisburg [PA] : Bucknell University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (251 pages) : illustrations
Series The Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture
Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture.
Contents Rethinking domesticity in eighteenth-century France -- The diligent mother -- When girls read Rousseau or a Rake's progress -- The erotics of motherhood -- The good mother, or, Sex born to suffer -- Nostalgia and maternal loss
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-238) and index
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Subject Love, Maternal -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Motherhood -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Women -- France -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.
Women -- France -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0838759114
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)