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Victorian Gothic : literary and cultural manifestations in the nineteenth century

Author: Ruth Robbins; Julian Wolfreys
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire [England] ; New York : Palgrave, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"To what extent did the Gothic haunt the nineteenth century? Victorian Gothic seeks to answer this as it introduces the reader to a timely revision of notions of the Gothic in all its manifestations. The Gothic is found to haunt all aspects of Victorian literature and culture. Moreover, Victorian Gothic connects its disparate areas of research in returning repeatedly to the question of the constitution of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
études diverses
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Robbins; Julian Wolfreys
ISBN: 0312231695 9780312231699 0333749359 9780333749357
OCLC Number: 44502220
Description: xx, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface : 'I could a tale unfold' or, the promise of Gothic / Julian Wolfreys --
'Designing gourmet children or, KIDS FOR DINNER!' / James R. Kincaid --
Resurrecting the Regency : horror and eighteenth-century comedy in Le Fanu's fiction / Victor Sage --
'I wants to make your flesh creep' : notes toward a reading of the comic-gothic in Dickens / Julian Wolfreys --
Hopkins and the Gothic body / R.J.C. Watt --
From King Arthur to Sidonia the Sorceress : the dual nature of pre-Raphaelite mediaevalism / J.-A. George --
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge, literary influence and technologies of the uncanny / Alison Chapman --
The 'anxious dream' : Julia Margaret Cameron's Gothic perspective / Marion Wynne-Davies --
Trance-Gothic, 1882-97 / Roger Luckhurst --
'Withered, wrinkled, and loathsome of visage' : reading the ethics of the soul and the late-Victorian Gothic in The picture of Dorian Gray / Kenneth Womack --
Apparitions can be deceptive : Vernon Lee's androgynous spectres / Ruth Robbins --
Gothic and supernatural : allegories at work and play in Kipling's Indian fiction / Peter Morey --
Archaeology and Gothic desire : vitality beyond the grave in H. Rider Haggard's ancient Egypt / Richard Pearson.
Responsibility: edited by Ruth Robbins and Julian Wolfreys.
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