Item Details

Print View

Poisonous Muse: The Female Poisoner and the Framing of Popular Authorship in Jacksonian America

Sara L. Crosby
Format
Book
Published
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2016]
Language
English
ISBN
9781609384036, 1609384032, 9781609384043
Contents
  • Introduction: "Let us have poison . . ." women
  • Part 1. The romantic poisoner
  • The British lamia
  • The American lamia
  • Part 2. The democratic poisoner
  • The partisan poisoner
  • The humbug poisoner
  • Epilogue: The avenging poisoner.
Description
223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-211) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02063pam a2200493 i 4500
    001 u6722908
    003 SIRSI
    005 20160419135643.0
    008 150824t20162016iaua b s001 0 eng
    010
      
      
    a| 2015028379
    020
      
      
    a| 9781609384036 q| (pbk. ;) q| (alk. paper)
    020
      
      
    a| 1609384032 q| (pbk. ;) q| (alk. paper)
    020
      
      
    z| 9781609384043 q| (e-book)
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)919252559
    042
      
      
    a| pcc
    043
      
      
    a| n-us---
    040
      
      
    a| DLC b| eng e| rda c| DLC d| OCLCO d| BDX d| YDXCP d| BTCTA d| OCLCQ d| NUI d| CDX
    050
    0
    0
    a| PS217.W64 b| C76 2016
    082
    0
    0
    a| 810.9/3522 2| 23
    100
    1
      
    a| Crosby, Sara Lynn, e| author.
    245
    1
    0
    a| Poisonous muse : b| the female poisoner and the framing of popular authorship in Jacksonian America / c| Sara L. Crosby.
    264
      
    1
    a| Iowa City : b| University of Iowa Press, c| [2016]
    264
      
    4
    c| ©2016
    300
      
      
    a| 223 pages : b| illustrations ; c| 23 cm
    336
      
      
    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
    337
      
      
    a| unmediated b| n 2| rdamedia
    338
      
      
    a| volume b| nc 2| rdacarrier
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-211) and index.
    505
    0
      
    a| Introduction: "Let us have poison . . ." women -- Part 1. The romantic poisoner -- The British lamia -- The American lamia -- Part 2. The democratic poisoner -- The partisan poisoner -- The humbug poisoner -- Epilogue: The avenging poisoner.
    650
      
    0
    a| American literature y| 19th century x| History and criticism.
    650
      
    0
    a| Women poisoners z| United States.
    650
      
    0
    a| Women murderers in literature.
    650
      
    0
    a| Women murderers z| United States x| Public opinion x| History y| 19th century.
    650
      
    0
    a| Popular literature z| United States x| History and criticism.
    650
      
    0
    a| Literature and society z| United States x| History y| 19th century.
    650
      
    0
    a| Politics and literature z| United States x| History y| 19th century.
    596
      
      
    a| 2
    999
      
      
    a| PS217 .W64 C76 2016 w| LC i| X031731209 l| STACKS m| ALDERMAN t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Alderman Stacks Map Available