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The Resource The Fantastic and European Gothic : History, Literature and the French Revolution

The Fantastic and European Gothic : History, Literature and the French Revolution

Label
The Fantastic and European Gothic : History, Literature and the French Revolution
Title
The Fantastic and European Gothic
Title remainder
History, Literature and the French Revolution
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This iconoclastic book challenges and changes accepted opinions about the Gothic novel, and will introduce the British and American Reader to works hitherto unknown to them, but rivals in quality to the works of writers like Radcliffe, Lewis and Stoker
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibson, Matthew
Dewey number
809.38729
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3499
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gothic Literary Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Skräckromaner
  • Fantastisk litteratur
  • Europeisk litteratur
Label
The Fantastic and European Gothic : History, Literature and the French Revolution
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Introduction; Fantasy and Counter-Revolution in the Theory and Fiction of Charles Nodier; History and Politics in the Fantastic Fiction of Hoffmann, and his Reception in France; The Double Life of the Artist in the Récits fantastiques of Théophile Gautier, and the Rejection of Bourgeois Life under the July Monarchy; 'A Life in Death a Death in Life': the Legitimist Novels of Paul Féval and the Catastrophe of the Second Empire; Paul Féval's Le Chevalier Ténèbre and Le Fanu's 'The Room in the Dragon Volant': the Failures of the Bourbon Restoration
  • Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Olalla', The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and the Refutation of Utilitarian MoralityConclusion; Notes; Short Chronology of Relevant Events; Bibliography; Index
Control code
828793699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780708325728
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780708325728
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xj1tk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828793699
Label
The Fantastic and European Gothic : History, Literature and the French Revolution
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Introduction; Fantasy and Counter-Revolution in the Theory and Fiction of Charles Nodier; History and Politics in the Fantastic Fiction of Hoffmann, and his Reception in France; The Double Life of the Artist in the Récits fantastiques of Théophile Gautier, and the Rejection of Bourgeois Life under the July Monarchy; 'A Life in Death a Death in Life': the Legitimist Novels of Paul Féval and the Catastrophe of the Second Empire; Paul Féval's Le Chevalier Ténèbre and Le Fanu's 'The Room in the Dragon Volant': the Failures of the Bourbon Restoration
  • Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Olalla', The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and the Refutation of Utilitarian MoralityConclusion; Notes; Short Chronology of Relevant Events; Bibliography; Index
Control code
828793699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780708325728
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780708325728
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xj1tk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828793699

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