Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog
Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.
Acknowledgments Introduction 1. I'm all ears: Pride and Prejudice, or the story behind the story 2. Eavesdropping and the gentle art of Persuasion 3. Household words: Balzac's and Dickens's domestic spaces 4. The madwoman outside the attic: eavesdropping and narrative agency in The Woman in White 5. La double entente: eavesdropping and identity in A la recherche du temps perdu Conclusion: covert listeners and secret agents Select bibliography.