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A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland / Barbara Black.

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Subject: English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
Literature and society > England > History > 19th century.
Clubs > England > London > History.
Men > Books and reading > England > History > 19th century.
London (England) > Intellectual life > 19th century.

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  • ISBN: 9780821420164
  • ISBN: 082142016X
  • ISBN: 9780821444351
  • ISBN: 0821444352
  • Physical Description: x, 301 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: The man in the club window -- A night at the club -- Conduct befitting a gentleman: mid-Victorian clubdom and the novel -- Clubland's special correspondents -- Membership has its privileges: the imperial clubman at home and away -- The pleasure of your company in late-Victorian Pall Mall -- A world of men: an elegy for clubbability -- Epilogue: A room of her own.

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