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New Essays on The Portrait of a Lady

New Essays on The Portrait of a Lady

by Joel Porte
     
 

ISBN-10: 052134753X

ISBN-13: 9780521347532

Pub. Date: 12/28/2013

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Essays consider the novel's place in the tradition of modern narrative, popular fiction on the marriage question, William James' influence and the heroine's character from a psychoanalytical point of view.

Overview

Essays consider the novel's place in the tradition of modern narrative, popular fiction on the marriage question, William James' influence and the heroine's character from a psychoanalytical point of view.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521347532
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2013
Series:
American Novel Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Series editor's preface; A note on the text; 1. Introduction: The Portrait of a Lady and 'felt life' Joel Porte; 2. The Portrait of a Lady and modern narrative Donatella Izzo; 3. The fatherless heroine and the filial son: deep background for The Portrait of a Lady Alfred Habegger; 4. The portrait of a lack William Veeder; 5. Frail vessels and vast designs: a psychoanalytic portrait of Isabel Archer Beth Sharon Ash; Selected bibliography.

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