The Sadeian Woman: An Exercise in Cultural History

Author(s): Angela Carter

Essays

Angela Carter's polemic enlisting the Marquis de Sade in an argument about women's sexual freedom.


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'Few women would feel inclined to treat the Marquis de Sade with affectionate familiarity. But Angela Carter is neither ordinary nor timid. The tone is one of intellectual relish ... rational ... refined ... witty' NEW STATESMAN 'The boldest of English women writers' LORNA SAGE

One of Britain's most original writers, Angela Carter was highly lauded for her novels, short stories and journalism. She died in February 1992.

General Fields

  • : 9780860680550
  • : Virago Press
  • : Virago Press
  • : January 1998
  • : 197mm X 126mm X 13mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Angela Carter
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : good
  • : 160
  • : bibliography