Table of contents for Victorian women writers and the classics : the feminine of Homer / Isobel Hurst.

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Abbreviations viii
Introduction 1
1Encounters with the Ancient World in Nineteenth Century Literary Culture 11
2Classical Training for the Woman Writer 52
3Unscrupulously Epic 101
4Classics and the Family in the Victorian Novel 130
5Greek Heroines and the Wrongs of Women 164
6Revising the Victorians 192
Conclusion: On Not Knowing Greek 220
Bibliography 223
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Women authors -- Classical influences.
English literature -- Women authors -- Greek influences.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Women authors, English -- 19th century.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.