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Allegories of Decadence in Fin-De-Siecle Spain

The Female Consumer in the Novels of Emilia Pardo Bazan and Benito Perez Galdos

by Lara Anderson

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Published by Edwin Mellen Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • History,
  • Spanish,
  • History: World,
  • Portugal,
  • Spain,
  • Europe - Spain & Portugal,
  • European - Spanish & Portuguese,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History and criticism,
  • Spanish fiction,
  • Women and literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8077692M
    ISBN 100773456104
    ISBN 109780773456105


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the name given to the alliance among Britain, France and Russia after the signing of the Anglo-Russian Entente in The alliance of the three powers, supplemented by various agreements with Portugal, Japan, the United States, Brazil, Canada, and Spain, constituted a powerful counterweight to the Triple Alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy.

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LARA ANDERSON is Convenor of Spanish Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She is the author of Allegories of Decadence in Fin-de-siecle Spain: The Female Consumer in the Novels of Emilia Pardo Bazan and Benito Perez Galdos as well as articles on Spanish culinary nationalization, gender and the : J.

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