Romanticism and the Gothic: Genre, Reception, and Canon Formation

Romanticism and the Gothic: Genre, Reception, and Canon Formation

by Michael Gamer, Gamer Michael

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ISBN-13: 9780521026932
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 04/28/2006
Series: Cambridge Studies in Romanticism Series , #40
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 276
Sales rank: 1,021,271
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; List of abbreviations; A note on the text; Introduction: Romanticism's 'pageantry of fear'; 1. Gothic, reception and production; 2. Gothic and its contexts; 3. 'Gross and violent stimulants': producing Lyrical Ballads 1798 and 1800; 4. National supernaturalism: Joanna Baillie, Germany, and the Gothic drama; 5. 'To foist thy stale romance': Scott, antiquarianism, and authorship; Notes; Index.

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