© 1993

The Exalted Heroine and the Triumph of Order

Class, Women and Religion in the English Novel, 1740–1800

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Part of the Edinburgh Studies in Culture and Society book series (ESCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Part One

    1. K. G. Hall
      Pages 3-15
    2. K. G. Hall
      Pages 16-35
  3. Part Two

    1. K. G. Hall
      Pages 39-53
    2. K. G. Hall
      Pages 54-61
    3. K. G. Hall
      Pages 62-73
    4. K. G. Hall
      Pages 110-122
    5. K. G. Hall
      Pages 123-138
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 147-172

About this book


The first part of this book contains background information relevant to the 18th century English novel. The second part focuses upon seven diverse, yet representative, novels of the period, paying particular attention to the presentation of class, women and religion in the works examined.


18th century English English literature ideology literature Morris Graves novel religion society women

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