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British women writers and the Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1785-1835 : re-orienting Anglo-India

Title
British women writers and the Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1785-1835 : re-orienting Anglo-India / Kathryn S. Freeman.
ISBN
9781472430885
1472430883
9781472430892
9781472430908
Publication
Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate Publishing Limited, [2014]
Physical Description
viii, 151 pages ; 24 cm
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
January 21, 2015
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The Asiatic Society of Bengal: "beyond the stretch of labouring thought sublime"
"Out of that narrow and contracted path": creativity and authority in Elizabeth Hamilton's translations of the letters of a Hindoo rajah
Confronting sacrrifice, resisting the sentimental: sensibility, imperialism, and romantic masculinity in the Anglo-Indian novels of Phebe Gibbes and Sidney Owenson
Female authorship in the Anglo-Indian meta-drama of Mariana Starke's The sword of peace (1788) and The widow of Malabar (1791)
Epilogue: Lost and found in translation: re-orienting the revolutionary period through women writers in early Anglo-India.
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