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Personal business [electronic resource] : character and commerce in Victorian literature and culture / Aeron Hunt.

Hunt, Aeron, 1969- (Author). Project Muse. (Added Author).
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Subject: Business in literature.
Economics in literature.
Finance, Personal > Great Britain > History.
Literature and society > Great Britain > History > 19th century.
Economics and literature > Great Britain > History > 19th century.
English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.

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  • ISBN: 9780813936321
  • ISBN: 0813936322
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (pages cm.)
  • Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The trusty agent: problems of confidence in Dickens's family firm -- Routinized charisma and the romance of trade: the story of commercial character, 1850-1885 -- Reading ruin: failure and the forms of character, 1849-1865 -- The heir apparent: gender and the transmission of talent in Margaret Oliphant's Hester.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.

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