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Title Heroines of popular culture / edited by Pat Browne
Published Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, [1987]


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Description 184 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction / Pat Browne -- The emergence of woman as hero in the nineteenth century / JoAnna Stephen Mink -- The "Sin" of Isabel Vane: East Lynne and Victorian sexuality / Gail Walker -- The unsung heroine: a study of May Welland in "The age of innocence" / Gwendolyn Morgan -- The journey toward individuation of Adela Quested in E.M. Forster's and David Lean's A passage to India / Valerie Broege -- The women flyers: from aviatrix to astronaut / Elizabeth S. Bell -- A romantic feminist: Margaret Sullavan in Only yesterday / T.J. Ross -- Bradley and the Beguines: Marion Zimmer Bradley's debt to the beguinal societies in her use of sisterhood in her Darkover novels / Anne K. Kaler
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Heroines in literature.
Women in literature.
Women in popular culture.
Author Browne, Pat.
LC no. 87072240
ISBN 0879724080
0879724099 (paperback)