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The Resource Misfit forms : paths not taken by the British novel, Lorri G. Nandrea

Misfit forms : paths not taken by the British novel, Lorri G. Nandrea

Label
Misfit forms : paths not taken by the British novel
Title
Misfit forms
Title remainder
paths not taken by the British novel
Statement of responsibility
Lorri G. Nandrea
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Misfit Forms' re-interprets a series of choices that shaped the development of the British novel. Histories of the novel often situate the early nineteenth century as a culminating moment in the novel's 'rise'. However, a look at the complicated junctions negotiated by the novel during the eighteenth century reveals not only achievements but also exclusions - paths less travelled. Pairing readings of novels by Defoe, Sterne, Gaskell, Hardy, and Charlotte Brontë with less familiar texts, including printer's manuals and grammar treatises, each chapter brings out an occluded mode
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nandrea, Lorri G
Dewey number
823/.509
Index
index present
LC call number
PR851
LC item number
.N36 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait) in literature
  • Sympathy in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English fiction
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait) in literature
  • Sympathy in literature
Label
Misfit forms : paths not taken by the British novel, Lorri G. Nandrea
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the novel, education, and experience -- Typing feeling: sympathy, sensibility, and sentimentality -- The science of the sensible: from Sterne to Charlotte Brontë -- Sense in the middle: teleological vs. cumulative plotting -- Verisimilitudes: curiosity, wonder, and negative capability -- Conclusion: Woolf's Fin
Control code
899006902
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823263462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9xxwjt
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899006902
Label
Misfit forms : paths not taken by the British novel, Lorri G. Nandrea
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the novel, education, and experience -- Typing feeling: sympathy, sensibility, and sentimentality -- The science of the sensible: from Sterne to Charlotte Brontë -- Sense in the middle: teleological vs. cumulative plotting -- Verisimilitudes: curiosity, wonder, and negative capability -- Conclusion: Woolf's Fin
Control code
899006902
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823263462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9xxwjt
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899006902

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