THE LITERARY INDEX

LITERARY CRITICISM AND ANALYSIS OF NOVELS AND POETRY

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Belinda
By Maria Edgeworth

An essay by Patricia A. Matthew, an Assistant Professor at Montclair State University, which assesses Edgeworth's evasion of nineteenth-century narrative conventions in her depiction of Lady Delacour's illness.
An academic article by Heike Hartung examining the character of Lady Delacour and Edgeworth's depiction of breast cancer, and also how this disease is addressed in a letter of Frances Burney and an essay by Susan Sontag.