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Wilkie Collins, medicine and the Gothic

Wilkie Collins, medicine and the Gothic

Author: Laurence Talairach-Vielmas
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2009
Series: Gothic literary studies
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Examines how Wilkie Collins' interest in medical matters developed through his writing through exploration of his revisions of the late eighteenth-century Gothic novel from his first sensation novels  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Wilkie Collins
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Talairach-Vielmas
ISBN: 9780708322239 0708322239 9780708322826 0708322824
OCLC Number: 900294606
Awards: Short-listed for British Society for Literature and Science Book Prize 2009
Description: 1 online resource (x, 248 p.)
Series Title: Gothic literary studies
Responsibility: Laurence Talairach-Vielmas


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'Wilkie Collins, Medicine and the Gothic sheds new light on the position of criminality, the physical body, and the mind in Collins's work through a thorough examination of contemporary medicine and Read more...

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