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Memory and memorials, 1789-1914 : literary and cultural perspectives / edited by Matthew Campbell, Jacqueline M. Labbe, and Sally Shuttleworth.

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Subject: English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
Literature and history > Great Britain > History > 19th century.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901.
Great Britain > Civilization > 19th century.
Autobiographical memory in literature.
Memory in literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 0203247272
  • ISBN: 9780203247273
  • ISBN: 0203466640
  • ISBN: 9780203466643
  • ISBN: 9780415229760
  • ISBN: 0415229766
  • ISBN: 0203774884
  • ISBN: 9780203774885
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 237 pages).
  • Publisher: London ; Routledge, 2000.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Romanticism and the re-engendering of historical memory / Greg Kucich -- Scott's The heart of Midlothian and the disordered memory / Catherine A. Jones -- "The malady of thought": embodied memory in Victorian psychology and the novel / Sally Shuttleworth -- The unquiet limit: old age and memory in Victorian narrative / Helen Small -- Memory through the looking glass: Ruskin versus Hardy / Philip Davis -- Twisting: memory from Eliot to Eliot / Rick Rylance -- Gender and memory in post-Revolutionary women's writing / Gary Kelly -- Re-membering: memory, posterity and the memorial poem / Jacqueline M. Labbe -- "All that it had to say": Henry Adams and the Rock Creek Memorial / Duco Van Oostrum -- Memory enstructured: the case of Memorial Hall / Clyde Binfield -- Memorials of the Tennysons / Matthew Campbell -- Rhyming as resurrection / Gillian Beer.
Summary, etc.: This volume explores the cultural importance of concepts and theories of memory. Ranging historically from the French Revolution to the beginnings of Modernism, it examines the importance of memory in cultural history.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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