Austen, Actresses and Accessories: Much Ado About Muffs

  • Laura Engel

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About this book


This interdisciplinary project draws on a wealth of sources (visual, material, literary and theatrical) to examine Austen's depiction of female performance, display and desire through her deployment of a culturally and symbolically charged accessory: the muff.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Laura Engel
    • 1
  1. 1.Duquesne UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49129-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-42794-6
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