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Author Lysack, Krista
Title Come buy, come buy : shopping and the culture of consumption in Victorian women's writing / Krista Lysack
Imprint Athens : Ohio University Press, c2008
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PR468.C68 L993 2008    AVAILABLE    30530001162940
Descript x, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and index
Introduction: danger, delight, and Victorian women's shopping -- Goblin markets: women shoppers and the East in London's West End -- Lady Audley's shopping disorders -- Middlemarch and the extravagant domestic spender: managing an epic life -- To those who love them best: the erotics of connoisseurship in Michael Field's Sight and song -- Votes for women and the tactics of consumption -- Afterword: Becoming Elizabeth Dalloway: the future of shopping
Subject Consumption (Economics) in literature
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Women consumers in literature
Shopping in literature
Femininity in literature
Identity (Psychology) in literature
Women consumers -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Shopping -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Consumption (Economics) -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
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