Tainted Souls and Painted Faces. The Rhetoric of Fallenness in Victorian Culture.

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Examines the work of Dickens, Gaskell, Rossetti, and Elizabeth Barrett Browning as relates to the topic of fallen women. She shows that the idea of fallenness is a complex historical construct key to understanding social change of the period. Cornell University Press. 1993. 250 pages, paper. NEW. $10.00