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A companion to sensation fiction, edited by Pamela K. Gilbert

Label
A companion to sensation fiction
Title
A companion to sensation fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pamela K. Gilbert
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.0872
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR878.S44
LC item number
C66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gilbert, Pamela K
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Series volume
75
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Sensationalism in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Sensationsroman
  • Englisch
Label
A companion to sensation fiction, edited by Pamela K. Gilbert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I : Before sensation, 1830-1860. "The aristocracy and upholstery" : the silver fork novel / Ellen Miller Casey -- Newgate novels / Edward Jacobs and Manuela Mourãdo -- "Literature of the kitchen": cheap serial fiction of the 1840s and 1850s / Andrew King -- Melodrama / Rohan McWilliam -- Sensation theater / Heidi J. Holder -- Gothic / Patrick R. O'Malley -- Realism and sensation fiction / Daniel Brown -- Poetry and sensation / Kirstie Blair -- -- PART II : Reading individual authors and texts, 1860-1880. Mary Elizabeth Braddon / Lyn Pykett -- Lady Audley's secret : how does she do it? Sensation fiction's technologically minded villainesses / Louise Lee -- "Going in a little for the subjective" : textual and moral performance in The Doctor's Wife / Richard Nemesvari -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon's Aurora Floyd / Amy J. Robinson -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon's Joshua Haggard's Daughter / Anne-Marie Beller -- Wilkie Collins and risk / Daniel Martin -- The Woman in White and the new sensation / Elizabeth Langland -- Opium, alcohol, and tobacco : the substances of memory in The Moonstone / Susan Zieger -- Ouida / Jane Jordan -- Under two flags / Natalie Schroeder and Ronald A. Schroeder -- Ellen (Mrs. Henry) Wood / Andrew Mangham -- Mrs. Henry Wood, East Lynne / Marlene Tromp -- Sheridan Le Fanu / Anna Maria Jones -- Rhonda Broughton / Tamar Heller -- Charles Reade / Tom Bragg -- Ideologically challenging : Florence Marryat and sensation fiction / Gretna Depledge -- Edmund Hodgson Yates / Andrew Radford -- Sensation variations on the domestic romance : Charlotte M. Brame and Mary Cecil Hay in the Family Herald / Graham Law -- Amelia B. Edwards / Anne-Marie Beller -- Dora Russell / Janice M. Allan -- Short fiction / Brittany Roberts -- -- PART III : Topics in scholarship. Critical responses to sensation / Deborah Wynne -- Gender and sensation / Emily Allen -- Queer sensation / Ross G. Forman -- Class and race in sensation fiction / Patrick Brantlinger -- The empire and sensation / Lillian Nayder -- Sensation fiction and religion / Mark Knight -- Sensation and science / Susan David Bernstein -- Medicine and sensation / Meegan Kennedy -- Disability in Victorian sensation fiction / Martha Stoddard Holmes and Mark Mossman -- The law and sensation / Jane Jordan -- Sensation and detection / Heather Milton -- "Come buy, come buy" : sensation fiction in the context of consumer and commodity culture / Kimberly Harrison -- Sensation and illustration / Mary Elisabeth Leighton and Lisa Surridge -- The pre-Raphaelite realism of the sensation novel / Sophia Andres -- -- PART IV : After sensation : legacies. The legacy of sensation fiction : bodily power in the new woman novel / Molly Youngkin -- Corelli's religious trilogy : Barabbas, The Sorrows of Satan, and The Master-Christian / R. Brandon Kershner -- Realism after sensation : Meredith, Hardy, Gissing / Tabitha Sparks -- Aestheticism and sensation / Talia Schaffer -- Neo-Victorian and Pastiche / Grace Moore
Control code
710903864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 665 pages
Isbn
9781444342239
Lccn
2011012208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)710903864
Label
A companion to sensation fiction, edited by Pamela K. Gilbert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I : Before sensation, 1830-1860. "The aristocracy and upholstery" : the silver fork novel / Ellen Miller Casey -- Newgate novels / Edward Jacobs and Manuela Mourãdo -- "Literature of the kitchen": cheap serial fiction of the 1840s and 1850s / Andrew King -- Melodrama / Rohan McWilliam -- Sensation theater / Heidi J. Holder -- Gothic / Patrick R. O'Malley -- Realism and sensation fiction / Daniel Brown -- Poetry and sensation / Kirstie Blair -- -- PART II : Reading individual authors and texts, 1860-1880. Mary Elizabeth Braddon / Lyn Pykett -- Lady Audley's secret : how does she do it? Sensation fiction's technologically minded villainesses / Louise Lee -- "Going in a little for the subjective" : textual and moral performance in The Doctor's Wife / Richard Nemesvari -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon's Aurora Floyd / Amy J. Robinson -- Mary Elizabeth Braddon's Joshua Haggard's Daughter / Anne-Marie Beller -- Wilkie Collins and risk / Daniel Martin -- The Woman in White and the new sensation / Elizabeth Langland -- Opium, alcohol, and tobacco : the substances of memory in The Moonstone / Susan Zieger -- Ouida / Jane Jordan -- Under two flags / Natalie Schroeder and Ronald A. Schroeder -- Ellen (Mrs. Henry) Wood / Andrew Mangham -- Mrs. Henry Wood, East Lynne / Marlene Tromp -- Sheridan Le Fanu / Anna Maria Jones -- Rhonda Broughton / Tamar Heller -- Charles Reade / Tom Bragg -- Ideologically challenging : Florence Marryat and sensation fiction / Gretna Depledge -- Edmund Hodgson Yates / Andrew Radford -- Sensation variations on the domestic romance : Charlotte M. Brame and Mary Cecil Hay in the Family Herald / Graham Law -- Amelia B. Edwards / Anne-Marie Beller -- Dora Russell / Janice M. Allan -- Short fiction / Brittany Roberts -- -- PART III : Topics in scholarship. Critical responses to sensation / Deborah Wynne -- Gender and sensation / Emily Allen -- Queer sensation / Ross G. Forman -- Class and race in sensation fiction / Patrick Brantlinger -- The empire and sensation / Lillian Nayder -- Sensation fiction and religion / Mark Knight -- Sensation and science / Susan David Bernstein -- Medicine and sensation / Meegan Kennedy -- Disability in Victorian sensation fiction / Martha Stoddard Holmes and Mark Mossman -- The law and sensation / Jane Jordan -- Sensation and detection / Heather Milton -- "Come buy, come buy" : sensation fiction in the context of consumer and commodity culture / Kimberly Harrison -- Sensation and illustration / Mary Elisabeth Leighton and Lisa Surridge -- The pre-Raphaelite realism of the sensation novel / Sophia Andres -- -- PART IV : After sensation : legacies. The legacy of sensation fiction : bodily power in the new woman novel / Molly Youngkin -- Corelli's religious trilogy : Barabbas, The Sorrows of Satan, and The Master-Christian / R. Brandon Kershner -- Realism after sensation : Meredith, Hardy, Gissing / Tabitha Sparks -- Aestheticism and sensation / Talia Schaffer -- Neo-Victorian and Pastiche / Grace Moore
Control code
710903864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 665 pages
Isbn
9781444342239
Lccn
2011012208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)710903864

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