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Title Reading historical fiction [electronic resource] : the revenant and remembered past / edited by Kate Mitchell, Australian National University, and Nicola Parsons, University of Sydney.
Publication Info. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction: 'Reading the Represented Past: History and Fiction from 1700 to the Present; K.Mitchell & N.Parsons -- Learning to Read the Past in the Early Historical Novel; A.Stevens -- Temporal Systems in Representations of the Past: Contingency, Free Will and Irony in Historical Fiction; H.Dalley -- 'All histories are against you?': Family History, Domestic History and the Feminine Past in Northanger Abbey and Persuasion; M.Spongberg -- Rereading Hogarth and Pope: Authenticity and Academic Fictions of the Eighteenth Century; J.Ward -- 'Panoramic Byron: Reading, History and Pre-cinematic Spectacle; H.Groth -- 'The Painted Record' in George Eliot's Historical Novel Romola; K.Marler-Kennedy -- Reading and Remembering History in Daniel Defoe's A Journal of the Plague Year; N.Parsons -- The Gothic Reader: History, Fear and Trembling; D.Wallace -- Notes towards a Poethics of Spectrality: The Examples of Neo-Victorian Textuality; J.Wolfreys -- Dickens and Ways of Seeing the French Revolution: A Tale of Two Cities; J.Mee -- The Uses of History: The Historical Novel in the Post-French Revolution Debate and Ellis Cornelia Knight's Marcus Flaminius (1792); F.Price -- The Living Past and the Fellowship of Sacrificial Violence in William Morris's A Dream of John Ball; I.Hanson -- Bibliography -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Historical fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Literature and history -- Great Britain.
History in literature.
Recollection (Psychology) in literature.
English fiction -- Periodization.
Added Author Mitchell, Kate, 1976- editor of compilation.
Parsons, Nicola, 1976- editor of compilation.
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Related To Original 9780230343139 0230343139 (DLC) 2012041121
ISBN 1137291540 (electronic bk.)
9781137291547 (electronic bk.)
9780230343139 (hardback)
0230343139 (hardback)
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