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Reading the Splendid Body

Gender and Consumerism in Eighteenth-Century British Writing on India

by Nandini Bhattacharya

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Other prose: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Literature And Society,
  • History,
  • 18th Century English Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • British Isles,
  • History and criticism,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • British,
  • Travelers" writings, English,
  • 18th century,
  • English literature,
  • Historiography,
  • India

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8381366M
    ISBN 100874136121
    ISBN 109780874136128


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