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The idea of the gentleman in the Victorian novel

by Robin Gilmour

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Didactic fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Gentry -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Men -- England -- Conduct of life.,
    • Conduct of life in literature.,
    • Social ethics in literature.,
    • Middle class in literature.,
    • Upper class in literature.,
    • Men in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobin Gilmour.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR878.C64 G5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p. ;
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4264967M
      ISBN 100048000051
      LC Control Number81010869

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