Penelope Voyages : Women and Travel in the British Literary Tradition

Looking at travel writing by British women from the seventeenth century on, Karen R. Lawrence asks an intriguing question: What happens when, instead of waiting patiently for Odysseus, Penelope voyages and records her journey-when the woman who is expected to waitsets forth herself and traces an iti...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Lawrence, Karen R. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published:Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press, [2018]
Series:Reading women writing.