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A rhetoric of literary character : some women of Henry James / Mary Doyle Springer.


Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1978.
ISBN 9780226769837, 0226769836

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Subjects Characters and characteristics in literature.
James, Henry, 1843-1916
James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Characters -- Women.
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
James, Henry.
United States.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women and literature.
Women in literature.
Description viii, 248 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Defining literary character -- Suppressed character and The Bench of Desolation -- The Problem of the "extra" character: Aunt Penniman in Washington Square ; Flora in The Turn of the Screw -- Character as frame: Alice Staverton in The Jolly Corner ; Frame characters in history and convention -- Employment of character in apologue: The "employment" of Lady Barbarina ; Scholastica and the Countess in Benvolio -- Discovering the main character: The "first person" of The Aspern Papers ; Getting to know Madame de Mauves -- Accumulating character: Characters who change ; Fixed characters ; Antitheses and appositions -- People like us. rc.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3844129
(OCoLC)ocm03844129
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