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The Resource Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism, Robert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Katherine Linehan

Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism, Robert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Katherine Linehan

Label
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism
Title
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Title remainder
an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Robert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Katherine Linehan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the annotated text of Robert Louis Stevenson's novel about a kind and well-respected doctor who is transformed into a murderous madman by taking a secret drug of his own creation, and includes essays on the story's backgrounds and contexts, a look at performance adaptations, and a selection of critical commentary
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1850-1894
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5485.A2
LC item number
L56 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Linehan, Katherine
Series statement
Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Multiple personality
  • Physicians
  • Self-experimentation in medicine
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • London (England)
Label
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism, Robert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Katherine Linehan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Reception
  • [Mr. Stevenson's originality of treatment]
  • [Andrew Lang]
  • [A mere bit of catch-penny sensationalism]
  • Birmingham Daily Post
  • [The place of honour]
  • [James Ashcroft Noble]
  • [Not merely strange, but impossible]
  • [E.T. Cook]
  • The text of Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • [His very original genius]
  • The Times of London
  • Letter to Robert Louis Stevenson, March 3, 1886
  • John Addington Symonds
  • [The individualizing influence of modern democracy]
  • [Julia Wedgwood]
  • Letter to Robert Bridges, October 28, 1886
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins
  • [The art of the presentation]
  • Henry James
  • Backgrounds and contexts
  • The Rev. Dr. Nicholson on "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"
  • Leamington Spa Courier
  • "Markheim" and the Victorian market for sensation fiction
  • Markheim
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • [How I came to be such a student of our penny press]
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Literary contexts : doubles, devils, and monsters
  • [The modern double]
  • Karl Miller
  • Composition and production
  • [Stevenson's Scottish devil tales]
  • Jenni Calder
  • An introduction to Gothic monstrosity
  • Judith Halberstam
  • Scientific contexts : concepts of the divided self
  • [Post-Darwinist theories of the ape within]
  • Stephen Jay Gould
  • Multiplex personality
  • Frederic W.H. Myers
  • [Abject slaves to the narcotic]
  • [Summary of composition and early reception]
  • Norman Kerr
  • [This aberrant inclination in myself]
  • John Addington Symonds
  • Sociohistorical contexts : political disunity and moral conformity
  • [London in the 1880s]
  • Judith R. Walkowitz
  • [Hypocrisy]
  • Walter Houghton
  • Performance adaptations
  • The stage premiere of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Graham Balfour
  • C. Alex Pinkston, Jr.
  • [Themes and variations]
  • Charles King
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Scott Allen Nollen
  • A checklist of major performance adaptations
  • Criticism
  • [The real stab of the story]
  • G.K. Chesterton
  • [A phenomenon of style]
  • Selected letters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • [Instabilities of meaning, morality, and narration]
  • Peter K. Garrett
  • [An unconscious allegory about the masses and mass literacy]
  • Patrick Brantlinger
  • Sex, secrecy and self-alienation in Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Katherine Linehan
  • Robert Louis Stevenson : a chronology
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • [The dream origin of the tale]
Control code
50129323
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 222 pages
Isbn
9780393974652
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002026541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
Label
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, performance adaptations, criticism, Robert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Katherine Linehan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Reception
  • [Mr. Stevenson's originality of treatment]
  • [Andrew Lang]
  • [A mere bit of catch-penny sensationalism]
  • Birmingham Daily Post
  • [The place of honour]
  • [James Ashcroft Noble]
  • [Not merely strange, but impossible]
  • [E.T. Cook]
  • The text of Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • [His very original genius]
  • The Times of London
  • Letter to Robert Louis Stevenson, March 3, 1886
  • John Addington Symonds
  • [The individualizing influence of modern democracy]
  • [Julia Wedgwood]
  • Letter to Robert Bridges, October 28, 1886
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins
  • [The art of the presentation]
  • Henry James
  • Backgrounds and contexts
  • The Rev. Dr. Nicholson on "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"
  • Leamington Spa Courier
  • "Markheim" and the Victorian market for sensation fiction
  • Markheim
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • [How I came to be such a student of our penny press]
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Literary contexts : doubles, devils, and monsters
  • [The modern double]
  • Karl Miller
  • Composition and production
  • [Stevenson's Scottish devil tales]
  • Jenni Calder
  • An introduction to Gothic monstrosity
  • Judith Halberstam
  • Scientific contexts : concepts of the divided self
  • [Post-Darwinist theories of the ape within]
  • Stephen Jay Gould
  • Multiplex personality
  • Frederic W.H. Myers
  • [Abject slaves to the narcotic]
  • [Summary of composition and early reception]
  • Norman Kerr
  • [This aberrant inclination in myself]
  • John Addington Symonds
  • Sociohistorical contexts : political disunity and moral conformity
  • [London in the 1880s]
  • Judith R. Walkowitz
  • [Hypocrisy]
  • Walter Houghton
  • Performance adaptations
  • The stage premiere of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Graham Balfour
  • C. Alex Pinkston, Jr.
  • [Themes and variations]
  • Charles King
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Scott Allen Nollen
  • A checklist of major performance adaptations
  • Criticism
  • [The real stab of the story]
  • G.K. Chesterton
  • [A phenomenon of style]
  • Selected letters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • [Instabilities of meaning, morality, and narration]
  • Peter K. Garrett
  • [An unconscious allegory about the masses and mass literacy]
  • Patrick Brantlinger
  • Sex, secrecy and self-alienation in Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Katherine Linehan
  • Robert Louis Stevenson : a chronology
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • [The dream origin of the tale]
Control code
50129323
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 222 pages
Isbn
9780393974652
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002026541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map

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