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The Yellow Wall-Paper: A Sourcebook and Critical Edition

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In 1892, Charlotte Perkins Gilman published her landmark work, "The Yellow Wall-Paper," generating spirited debates in literary and political circles on both sides of the Atlantic. Today this story of a young wife and mother succumbing to madness is hailed both as a feminist classic and a key text in the American literary canon. <BR>This sourcebook combines extracts from contemporary documents and critical reviews with incisive commentary, providing: <BR>*an introduction to the political, biographical and medical contexts in which Gilman was writing<BR>*a publishing and critical history of the work with extracts from the earliest reviews through to recent criticism<BR>*a chronology of key biographical and contextual events<BR>*an annotated guide to further reading<BR>*original illustrations and photographs of the author and figures related to the story. <BR>Filled with extensive commentary, as well as contextual and critical materials, this reprint of the complete original text-as published in the New England Magazine in 1892-constitutes an important critical edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415263580
Editor:
Golden, Catherine J.
Publisher:
Routledge
Editor:
Golden, Catherine J.
Author:
Golden, C.
Author:
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins
Location:
New York
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Married women
Subject:
Sex role
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Feminism and literature
Subject:
Sex role in literature
Subject:
Mentally ill women
Subject:
Feminist fiction
Subject:
Married women in literature.
Subject:
Mentally ill women in literature.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
no. 151
Publication Date:
20040831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.42x5.50x.57 in. .56 lbs.

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