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Author Parkes, Christopher.
Title Children's literature and capitalism [electronic resource] : fictions of social mobility in Britain, 1850-1914 / Christopher Parkes.
Publication Info. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Avoiding dead ends and blind alleys: re-imagining youth employment in nineteenth-century Britain -- Family business and childhood experience: David Copperfield and Great Expectations -- Adventure fiction and the youth problem: Treasure Island and Kidnapped -- Commercialism and middle-class innocence: the story of the treasure seeker and The railway children -- Educational tracking and the feminized classroom: a little princess and The secret garden -- The female life history and the labour market: Anne of Green Gables and Anne's house of dreams.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Children's literature, English -- History and criticism.
Children in literature.
Social mobility -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Capitalism in literature.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780230364127 0230364128 (DLC) 2012022936
ISBN 1137265094 (electronic bk.)
9781137265098 (electronic bk.)
9780230364127
0230364128
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