"But, dear me, let us be elegant or die" : an exploration of oppressive trends in the language of nineteenth-century American conduct manuals and the response seen in women's literature /
Clark, Derra, author.
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Etiquette in literature -- Social aspects; Etiquette for women -- History -- 19th century; American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- 19th century