Wanton Eyes and Chaste Desires: Female Sexuality in The Faerie Queene (Paperback)
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Wanton Eyes and Chaste Desires: Female Sexuality in The Faerie Queene (Paperback)

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Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 22/09/1994
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... very readable, lucid, intriguing study... " -Spenser Newsletter

... a very thoroughgoing inventory of the cruel male fantasies and nightmares imposed on... female-gendered figures... " -Studies in English Literature 1500-1900

Cavanagh has managed to give an almost entirely new reading of [The Faerie Queene]; it is the first feminist rereading of the entire epic, and it reshapes the contours of the huge poem in often startling and remarkable ways." -Maureen Quilligan, University of Pennsylvania

Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253208897
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 340 g
Dimensions: 203 x 152 x 14 mm

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