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Contents 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 Abbreviations
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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.