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Rising Star:
Dandyism, Gender, and Performance in the Fin de Siècle
Rhonda K. Garelick

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction3
Ch. 1The Treatises of Dandyism14
Balzac's Traite de la vie elegante14
Barbey's Du Dandysme et de George Brummell19
Baudelaire's Le Peintre de la vie moderne27
Idols and Effigies: Jean Lorrain's Une Femme par jour40
Ch. 2Mallarme: Crowds, Performance, and the Fashionable Woman47
Ch. 3Robotic Pleasures, Dance, and the Media Personality78
Ch. 4Electric Salome: The Mechanical Dances of Loie Fuller99
Ch. 5Camp Salome: Oscar Wilde's Circles of Desire128
Afterword154
Notes169
Bibliography213
Index227

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