George Sand

George Sand

A Brave Man, the Most Womanly Woman

Book - 1988
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George Sand was admired by Dostoevsky, Whitman, Flaubert, Thackeray and Elizabeth Barret Browning as on of the greatest writers of her time. Her sixty novels received critical acclaim and earned her enough money to donate over a million pounds to socialist causes. But now she is remembered mainly as a 'femme fatale' who wore trousers, smoked cigars and lived with Chopin, among other well-known men. In this critical introduction to Sand's works, Dickenson pulls together all the myths about her and vigorously challenges them, offering fresh insights into Sand's writings, sexuality and the complex relationship between these two spheres of her life.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg ; New York : Distributed in the US and Canada by St. Martin's Press, c1988
ISBN: 9780854965373
0854965378
9780854965366
085496536X
Branch Call Number: 843.7 S213yd 1988
Characteristics: 190 p., [8] p. of plates : ports. ; 21 cm

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