The Victorian Freak Show: The Significance of Disability and Physical Differences in 19th-Century Fiction

by Lillian Craton

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Abbreviations


Introduction: Physical Difference in the Nineteenth Century

Chapter 1: Littleness in the Novels of Charles Dickens

Chapter 2: The Widest Lap: Fatness and Nurturance in Nineteenth-Century Fiction

Chapter 3: Female Masculinity in Sensational Fiction, 1860–1890

Chapter 4: The Mutable Body and the Looking-Glass

Conclusion: Reflecting on the Odd Body


Bibliography

Index


 

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