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The Resource The Gothic family romance : heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order, Margot Gayle Backus

The Gothic family romance : heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order, Margot Gayle Backus

Label
The Gothic family romance : heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order
Title
The Gothic family romance
Title remainder
heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order
Statement of responsibility
Margot Gayle Backus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backus, Margot Gayle
Dewey number
823.009/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PR8807.F25
LC item number
B33 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Post-contemporary interventions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Families in literature
  • Psychological fiction, English
  • Domestic fiction, English
  • Capitalism and literature
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Parent and child in literature
  • Heterosexuality in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Sacrifice in literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Repression (Psychology)
  • British
  • Repression (Psychology) in literature
  • British
Label
The Gothic family romance : heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order, Margot Gayle Backus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [267]-277) 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
The other half of the story: English and Irish social formations, 1550-1700 -- "Does she not deserve to pay for all this?" Compulsory romance in the constricting family cell -- "Something valuable of their own": children, reproduction, and irony in Swift, Burke, and Edgeworth -- "A very strange agony": parables of sexual subject formation in Melmoth the wanderer, Carmilla, and Dracula -- Irish gothic realism and the Great War: the devil's bargain and the demon lover -- Somebody else's troubles: post-treaty retrenchment and the (burning) Big House novel -- "Perhaps I may come alive": Mother Ireland and the unfinished revolution
Control code
41049488
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 291 pages
Isbn
9780822323808
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99020689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The Gothic family romance : heterosexuality, child sacrifice, and the Anglo-Irish colonial order, Margot Gayle Backus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [267]-277) 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
The other half of the story: English and Irish social formations, 1550-1700 -- "Does she not deserve to pay for all this?" Compulsory romance in the constricting family cell -- "Something valuable of their own": children, reproduction, and irony in Swift, Burke, and Edgeworth -- "A very strange agony": parables of sexual subject formation in Melmoth the wanderer, Carmilla, and Dracula -- Irish gothic realism and the Great War: the devil's bargain and the demon lover -- Somebody else's troubles: post-treaty retrenchment and the (burning) Big House novel -- "Perhaps I may come alive": Mother Ireland and the unfinished revolution
Control code
41049488
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 291 pages
Isbn
9780822323808
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99020689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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