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Author Israel, Kali.
Title Names and Stories : Emilia Dilke and Victorian Culture.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.


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Subject Dilke, Emilia Francis Strong, Lady, 1840-1904.
Dilke, Charles Wentworth, Sir, 1843-1911 -- Marriage.
Pattison, Mark, 1813-1884 -- Marriage.
Dilke, Charles Wentworth, Sir, 1843-1911.
Dilke, Emilia Francis Strong, Lady, 1840-1904.
Pattison, Mark, 1813-1884.
Women authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
Politicians' spouses -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Women art historians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Women labor leaders -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Feminists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Civilization -- 19th century.
Great Britain.
Genre Biographies.
Contents Contents; Introduction: Genres of Life-Writing; 1 On Not Being an Orphan; 2 Pictures and Lessons; 3 Making a Marriage; 4 Bodies: Marriage, Adultery, and Death; 5 The Resources of Style; 6 French Vices; 7 Renaissances; Notes; Identified Works E.F.S. Pattison/Dilke; Index.
Summary "Emilia Dilke" (1840-1904) was known by several names, eventually becoming Lady Dilke - intellectual, feminist, author and President of the Women's Trade Union League. In investigating her life and work, this book examines the full spectrum of 19th-century British thought and custom.
Other Title 9780195122756