Calder, Jenni WOMEN AND MARRIAGE IN VICTORIAN FICTION
New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. 0195198565 / 9780195198560 First U.S. edition. Small octavo. Hardcover. Two faint water stains to the covers, two small stains to the fore-edge of the pages, creases to page 61, and a few dots to the upper page edges, else near fine; in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. 223 pages, list of dates, further reading, and an index.
Sixteen b&w illustrations. Introduction by David Daiches. A study of the role of women and the view of marriage in the works of William Thackeray, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, George Meredith, and many others.