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Weird fiction in Britain, 1880-1939

Author: James Machin
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
Series: Palgrave gothic series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Weird Fiction in Britain 1880-1939 focuses on the key literary and cultural contexts of weird fiction of the period, including Decadence, paganism, and the occult, and discusses how these later  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Machin
ISBN: 3319905260 9783319905266
OCLC Number: 1029808571
Description: ix, 259 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The weird fin-de-siecle and after --
Shiel, Stenbock, Gilchrist, and Machen --
Buchan --
Weird Tales and pulp decadence.
Series Title: Palgrave gothic series.
Responsibility: James Machin.

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"Weird Fiction in Britain is certainly worth reading for any fan or student of the weird/gothic tale of the 19th century, as the mass of detail that went into this study is overwhelming, ... ." (A. Read more...

 
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