Imagining the penitentiary : fiction and the architecture of the mind in eighteenth century England (Book, 1989) [WorldCat.org]
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Imagining the penitentiary : fiction and the architecture of the mind in eighteenth century England

Author: John Bender
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bender
ISBN: 9780226042299 0226042294
OCLC Number: 502624493
Contents: Prison and the novel as cultural systems --
The novel and the rise of the penitentiary: Moll Flanders and Robinson Crusoe --
The city and the rise of the penitentiary: A journal of the plague year --
General conflict and reformist discourse in Gay and Hogarth --
Narration and "civil power": Jonathan Wild in Fielding's career --
Fielding and the juridical novel --
The aesthetic of isolation as social system --
The absorptive tableau and the public execution: a postscript on transparency as practice.
Responsibility: John Bender.

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