Looking Glass Histories

  title={Looking Glass Histories},
  author={Margaret J. M. Ezell},
  journal={Journal of British Studies},
  pages={317 - 338}
How many mirrors do you have where you live? How often do you see yourself in a mirror, either deliberately or in passing through a public space? Even relatively small contemporary apartments typically have half a dozen or more, and we are so accustomed to seeing ourselves in passing in most of them that we do not even notice we are doing so, much less remember or count the times this occurs. In public spaces, in glassy modern architecture, mirrored hotel lobbies, in restaurants seeking to give… 
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