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A Magazine of Her Own?: Domesticity and Desire in the Woman's Magazine, 1800-1914

Author: Beetham, Margaret
ISBN #: 0415141125
Price: $45.00
Publisher: Routledge
Publisher Location: London / NY
Book Condition: VG+
Binding: Softcover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1996
1st softbound edition, 8vo, 242 pages, b/w illustrations, extensive bibliography, index. Condition: VERY GOOD+ with little wear, a slightly sunned spine. "A lively and revealing historical exploration of the immensely popular ladies' magazines of the 19th and early 20th century; Beetham investigates how these magazines deployed visual images and a range of written forms to define the femininity of their readers and to address their desire."