Take Up Thy Bed and Walk: Death, Disability and Cure in Classic Fiction for Girls (Paperback)Lois Keith (author)
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 01/01/2001
- We can order this
"The Secret Garden" is a classic story of a miracle cure. Such stories contain an implicit morality: that disability is a punishment, and can be cured by moral improvement and "mind over matter". This study explores the representation of disabled characters in children's fiction.
Publisher: The Women's Press Ltd
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 310 g
Dimensions: 220 x 135 mm
You may also be interested in...
Please sign in to write a review
Thank you for your reservation
Your order is now being processed and we have sent a confirmation email to you at
When will my order be ready to collect?
Call us on or send us an email at
Unfortunately there has been a problem with your order
Please try again or alternatively you can contact your chosen shop on or send us an email at