By E. König

The Orphan in Eighteenth-Century Fiction explores how the determine of the orphan was once formed through altering social and old situations. Analysing 16 significant novels from Defoe to Austen, this unique learn explains the undiminished approval for literary orphans and divulges their key position within the development of gendered subjectivity.

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