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Fashioning gothic bodies

Spooner, Catherine Ph. D.

Fashioning gothic bodies

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clothing and dress -- Social aspects,
  • Horror tales, English -- History and criticism,
  • Gothic revival (Literature) -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Clothing and dress in literature,
  • Costume -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Fashion -- Great Britain -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [204]-218) and index.

    StatementCatherine Spooner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT525 .S66 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23241050M
    ISBN 100719064007, 0719064015
    ISBN 109780719064005, 9780719064012
    LC Control Number2005270092

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