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The Resource A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829, Claire Connolly

A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829, Claire Connolly

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A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829
Title
A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829
Statement of responsibility
Claire Connolly
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Claire Connolly offers a cultural history of the Irish novel in the period between the radical decade of the 1790s and the gaining of Catholic Emancipation in 1829. These decades saw the emergence of a group of talented Irish writers who developed and advanced such innovative forms as the national tale and the historical novel: fictions that took Ireland as their topic and setting and which often imagined its history via domestic plots that addressed wider issues of dispossession and inheritance. Their openness to contemporary politics, as well as to recent historiography, antiquarian scholarship, poetry, song, plays and memoirs, produced a series of notable fictions; marked most of all by their ability to fashion from these resources a new vocabulary of cultural identity. This book extends and enriches the current understanding of Irish Romanticism, blending sympathetic textual analysis of the fiction with careful historical contextualization"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connolly, Claire
Dewey number
823.009/9415
Index
index present
LC call number
PR8797
LC item number
.C66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in romanticism
Series volume
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Literature and society
  • National characteristics, Irish, in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Label
A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829, Claire Connolly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-258) 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
Introduction -- Fact and fiction -- Landscape and map -- Love and marriage -- Catholics and Protestants -- Dead and alive
Control code
738337861
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 269 pages
Isbn
9781107009516
Lccn
2011039973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738337861
  • (OCoLC)738337861
Label
A cultural history of the Irish novel, 1790-1829, Claire Connolly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-258) 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
Introduction -- Fact and fiction -- Landscape and map -- Love and marriage -- Catholics and Protestants -- Dead and alive
Control code
738337861
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 269 pages
Isbn
9781107009516
Lccn
2011039973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738337861
  • (OCoLC)738337861

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