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The fantastic sublime : romanticism and transcendence in nineteenth-century children's fantasy literature

Author: David Sandner
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Series: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, 69.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study begins with a look at works by William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, focusing on the 18th-century view of childhood and fantasy. It expands on the notion that English Romanticism  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sandner
ISBN: 0313300844 9780313300844
OCLC Number: 185705709
Description: vi, 160 s.
Contents: Romanticism, Childhood, Fairy Tales and the World of the Spirit Puer Aeternus, the Divine Child "Old" Fairy Tales and the "New" Romantic Child The Moral Tale and the Fairy Tale The Consubstantial World of Faery The Wind from Beyond the World The "Correspondent Breeze" From the Romantic to the Fantastic Sublime The Fantastic Sublime in Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows The Fantastic Sublime in George MacDonald's At the Back of the North Wind Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market and the Feminine Rereading of the Fantastic Sublime The Price of Fairy Fruit in Goblin Market The Domesticated Sublime in Frankenstein The Imagination Unbound in Goblin Market Difference and Common Ground Bibliography Index
Series Title: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, 69.
Responsibility: David Sandner.

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