The Feminization of Fame 1750–1830

  • Authors
  • Claire Brock

About this book


This book addresses the literary, cultural and historical questions surrounding the reconceptualization of fame between 1750-1830. It examines genres from history writing to literature, public and private memoirs to political treatises in English and in French in order to explore 'The age of personality's' obsession with instantaneous publicity.


Britain France history peace

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