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Woman and the Demon

The Life of a Victorian Myth

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$34.50 • £27.95 • €31.00

ISBN 9780674954076

Publication Date: 01/15/1984

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272 pages

39 halftones

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Nina Auerbach was the John Welsh Centennial Professor of English Emerita at the University of Pennsylvania.

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