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Gothic literature / Andrew Smith.

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Subject: Gothic revival (Literature) > Great Britain.
Gothic revival (Literature) > United States.
English literature > 18th century > History and criticism.
English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
American literature > 18th century > History and criticism.
American literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780748647439
  • ISBN: 0748647430
  • ISBN: 9780748677061
  • ISBN: 0748677062
  • ISBN: 9780748658107
  • ISBN: 0748658106
  • ISBN: 9781299545632
  • ISBN: 1299545637
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 240 pages)
  • Edition: Second edition
  • Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2013.

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General Note: Previous edition: 2007.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Series Preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Introduction; 1 The Gothic Heyday,1760-1820; 2 The Gothic, 1820-1865; 3 Gothic Proximities, 1865-1900; 4 Twentieth Century; 5 Contemporary Gothic; Conclusion; Student Resources; Index.
Summary: New edition of bestselling introductory text outlining the history and ways of reading Gothic literature. This revised edition includes: A new chapter on Contemporary Gothic which explores the Gothic of the early twentieth century and looks at new critical developments An updated Bibliography of critical sources and a revised Chronology The book opens with a Chronology and an Introduction to the principal texts and key critical terms, followed by five chapters: The Gothic Heyday 1760-1820; Gothic 1820-1865; Gothic Proximities 1865-1900; Twentieth Century; and Contemporary Gothic. The discussion.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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