A Geography of Victorian Gothic Fiction: Mapping History's Nightmares

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This is the first major full-length study of Victorian Gothic fiction. Combining original readings of familiar texts with a rich store of historical sources, A Geography of Victorian Gothic Fiction is an historicist survey of nineteenth-century Gothic writing--from Dickens to Stoker, Wilkie Collins to Conan Doyle, through European travelogues, sexological textbooks, ecclesiastic histories and pamphlets on the perils of self-abuse. Critics have thus far tended to concentrate on specific angles of Gothic writing (gender or ...

A Geography of Victorian Gothic Fiction: Mapping History's Nightmares 2003, OUP Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199262182

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