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The Resource Novel violence : a narratography of Victorian fiction, Garrett Stewart

Novel violence : a narratography of Victorian fiction, Garrett Stewart

Label
Novel violence : a narratography of Victorian fiction
Title
Novel violence
Title remainder
a narratography of Victorian fiction
Statement of responsibility
Garrett Stewart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Victorian novels, Garrett Stewart argues, hurtle forward in prose as violent as the brutal human existence they chronicle. In Novel Violence, he explains how such language assaults the norms of written expression and how, in doing so, it counteracts the narratives it simultaneously propels. ℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡℗¡ Immersing himself in the troubling plots of Charles Dickens, Anne Brontë, George Eliot, and Thomas Hardy, Stewart uses his brilliant new method of narratography to trace the microplots of language as they unfold syllable by syllable. By pinpointing where these linguistic narratives collide with
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Garrett
Dewey number
823/.809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR461
LC item number
.S79 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Violence in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English fiction
  • Violence in literature
  • Erzähltechnik
  • Literatur
  • Gewalt
  • Englisch
Label
Novel violence : a narratography of Victorian fiction, Garrett Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-261) 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
Backlog/prologue: fiction in its prose -- Introduction: narrative intension -- The omitted person plot: little Dorrit's fault -- Attention surfeit disorder: an "interregnum" on Poescript vs. plot -- Mind frames: Anne Brontë's exchange economy -- Of time as a river: the mill of desire -- Death per force: Tess's destined end -- Epilogue/dialogue: novel criticism as media study
Control code
437034068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282267145
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40016753221
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
226714
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437034068
Label
Novel violence : a narratography of Victorian fiction, Garrett Stewart
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-261) 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
Backlog/prologue: fiction in its prose -- Introduction: narrative intension -- The omitted person plot: little Dorrit's fault -- Attention surfeit disorder: an "interregnum" on Poescript vs. plot -- Mind frames: Anne Brontë's exchange economy -- Of time as a river: the mill of desire -- Death per force: Tess's destined end -- Epilogue/dialogue: novel criticism as media study
Control code
437034068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282267145
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40016753221
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
226714
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437034068

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