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By Richardson, Elsa, author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
1st ed. 2017
This book explores the phenomenon of second sight in nineteenth-century literature and culture. Focusing on the nineteenth century, this book examines...

By Damkjaer, Maria, 1983- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
This innovative study shows that nineteenth-century texts gave domesticity not just a spatial but also a temporal dimension. Novels by Dickens and Gaskell...

By Davies, Helen, 1983- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Neo-Victorian Freakery explores the way in which contemporary fiction, film, and television has revisited the lives of nineteenth-century freak show performers...

By Cliff, Brian, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
This book examines the recent expansion of Ireland's literary tradition to include home-grown crime fiction. It surveys the wave of books that use genre...

By Shapira, Yael, author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
Inventing the Gothic Corpse shows how a series of bold experiments in eighteenth-century British realist and Gothic fiction transform the dead body from...

By Thorley, David, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
This book is a survey of personal illness as described in various forms of early modern manuscript life-writing. Observing that medical explanations for...

By Gregoriou, Christiana, 1978-
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
The author conducts case studies into crime series by James Patterson, Michael Connelly and Patricia Cornwell, and investigates the way in which these...

By Sussex, Lucy, 1957-
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, c2010
This book is a study of the 'mothers' of the mystery genre. Traditionally the invention of crime writing has been ascribed to Poe, Wilkie Collins and...

By Wetmore, Alex, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
Analysing texts by Sterne, Smollett, Brooke, and Mackenzie, this book offers a new perspective on a question that literary criticism has struggled with...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
Recently, historical fiction has been at the cutting edge of postmodern reconceptualizations of the past and of contemporary worlds. This collection of...
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