Romantic Genders (Eng 232)
Spring 2006

If done well in advance, many of these books can be obtained from online used book sources, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Powells and Bookfinder.  Please be sure to obtain the proper edition where indicated.

Primary Texts
Edgeworth, Maria. Belinda. Ed. Kathryn J. Kirkpatrick. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1999.

Godwin, William. Memoirs of the Author of Vindication of the Rights of Woman. Eds. Pamela Clemmit and Gina Luria Walker. Toronto: Broadview, 2001.

Inchbald, Elizabeth. A Simple Story. Ed. J.M.S. Tompkins. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1998.

Mellor, Anne and Richard Matlak, eds. British Literature 1780-1830.
Thomson Heinle & Heinle, 1996.

Mary Wollstonecraft. The Last Man. Ed. Morton Paley. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1998.

Wollstonecraft, Mary. Letters Written During a Short Residence in Sweden, Norway and Denmark. (Either find a used edition or print from UVA's E-Text Center <>; exact letters to be determined.)

Secondary/Reference Texts
Course Reader (check back for availability; some articles will be on electronic reserve in King Library)

Gaull, Marilyn. English Romanticism: The Human Context. W.W. Norton & Co., 1988.

Abrams, M.H., ed. A Glossary of Literary Terms. 8th ed. Heinle, 2005.

Hacker, Diana. A Writer’s Reference. 5th ed. Bedford/St. Martin's, 2002. (Recommended)