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Historical dictionary of Gothic literature

Author: William Hughes
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2013.
Series: Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Provides an extensive chronology and an introduction which explains the nature of Gothic and shows how it has evolved. Includes entries on major writers, and works of geographical variants like Irish, Scottish or Russian Gothic and Female Gothic, Queer Gothic and Science Fiction.

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Hughes
ISBN: 0810874784 9780810874787
OCLC Number: 1105392698
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 347 p.).
Contents: Chronology --
Introduction --
The dictionary --
Bibliography.
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts.
Responsibility: William Hughes.

Abstract:

Provides an extensive chronology and an introduction which explains the nature of Gothic and shows how it has evolved. Includes entries on major writers, and works of geographical variants like Irish, Scottish or Russian Gothic and Female Gothic, Queer Gothic and Science Fiction.

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As noted in the introduction, the term gothic is culturally complex, and its meanings have varied greatly across the 400 years of its persistence in the English language. This compact volume spans Read more...

 
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