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The Resource Representing the French Revolution : literature, historiography, and art, edited by James A.W. Heffernan

Representing the French Revolution : literature, historiography, and art, edited by James A.W. Heffernan

Label
Representing the French Revolution : literature, historiography, and art
Title
Representing the French Revolution
Title remainder
literature, historiography, and art
Statement of responsibility
edited by James A.W. Heffernan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC147.8
LC item number
.R37 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Heffernan, James A. W
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  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Public opinion
Label
Representing the French Revolution : literature, historiography, and art, edited by James A.W. Heffernan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Revolution in language : Burke's representation of linguistic terror / Steven Blakemore -- Blake, violence, and visionary politics / William Keach -- History and autobiography : the French Revolution in Wordsworth's Prelude / James A.W. Heffernan -- "Such a figure drew Priam's curtains!" : Carlyle's epic history of the Revolution / Mark Cumming --Michelet and the French Revolution / Lionel Gossman -- Icon and symbol : the historical figure called Maximilien Robespierre / Ann Rigney --Representing the body politic : fictions of the State / Carol Blum --Performing arts : theatricality and the Terror / Marie-Hélène Huet --The rights and wrongs of woman : the defeat of feminist rhetoric by revolutionary allegory / Madelyn Gutwirth -- Swordplay : Jacques-Louis David's painting of Le Peletier de Saint-Fargeau on his deathbed / Donna M. Hunter
  • (cont.) Obscene humor in French revolutionary caricature : Jacques-Louis David's The army of jugs and The English Government / James Cuno -- Crossing the Border : The French Revolution in the German literary imagination / Susanne Zantop -- Haiti's tragic overture : (mis)representations of the Haitian Revolution in world drama (1796-1975) / VèVè A. Clark -- Carpentier's enlightened revolution, Goya's Sleep of reason / Beatriz Pastor
Control code
24871620
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 286 p., [30] p. of plates
Isbn
9780874515657
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91050816
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Representing the French Revolution : literature, historiography, and art, edited by James A.W. Heffernan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Revolution in language : Burke's representation of linguistic terror / Steven Blakemore -- Blake, violence, and visionary politics / William Keach -- History and autobiography : the French Revolution in Wordsworth's Prelude / James A.W. Heffernan -- "Such a figure drew Priam's curtains!" : Carlyle's epic history of the Revolution / Mark Cumming --Michelet and the French Revolution / Lionel Gossman -- Icon and symbol : the historical figure called Maximilien Robespierre / Ann Rigney --Representing the body politic : fictions of the State / Carol Blum --Performing arts : theatricality and the Terror / Marie-Hélène Huet --The rights and wrongs of woman : the defeat of feminist rhetoric by revolutionary allegory / Madelyn Gutwirth -- Swordplay : Jacques-Louis David's painting of Le Peletier de Saint-Fargeau on his deathbed / Donna M. Hunter
  • (cont.) Obscene humor in French revolutionary caricature : Jacques-Louis David's The army of jugs and The English Government / James Cuno -- Crossing the Border : The French Revolution in the German literary imagination / Susanne Zantop -- Haiti's tragic overture : (mis)representations of the Haitian Revolution in world drama (1796-1975) / VèVè A. Clark -- Carpentier's enlightened revolution, Goya's Sleep of reason / Beatriz Pastor
Control code
24871620
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 286 p., [30] p. of plates
Isbn
9780874515657
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91050816
Other physical details
ill.

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