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The Resource The Victorian fantasists : essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age, edited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper

The Victorian fantasists : essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age, edited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper

Label
The Victorian fantasists : essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age
Title
The Victorian fantasists
Title remainder
essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.F35
LC item number
V5 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1943-
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Filmer-Davies, Kath
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  • English literature
  • Fantasy literature, English
  • Myth in literature
Label
The Victorian fantasists : essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age, edited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Count Dracula and the Martians / R.J. Dingley -- Heroine as hero : Morris's case against quest-romance / Norman Talbot -- The education of desire : utopian fiction and feminist fantasy / Anne Cranny Francis -- The realism of magic in the fantasy tradition of William Morris / Ken Goodwin -- Toward a rhetoric of nineteenth-century fantasy criticism / Bruce L. Edwards Jr. -- George MacDonald and the poetics of realism / Stephen Prickett -- La belle dame sans merci : cultural criticism and mythopoetic vision in Lilith / Kath Filmer -- Silent house : MacDonald, Bronte, and silence within the soul / Adelheid Kegler -- Christina Rossetti and the gender politics of fantasy / Barbara Garlick -- Dream allegory in Charles Kingsley and Olive Schreiner / Roslynn D. Haynes -- The spectre of the self in Frankenstein and Great expectations / Kath Filmer -- Happy endings in Hard times and Granny's wonderful chair / Alice Mills -- Richard Jefferies' vision of London / John Strugnell -- Domesticating the supernatural : magic in E. Nesbit's children's books / Elmar Schenkel
Control code
22109151
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 221 p.
Isbn
9780312053130
Lccn
90042642
Label
The Victorian fantasists : essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age, edited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Count Dracula and the Martians / R.J. Dingley -- Heroine as hero : Morris's case against quest-romance / Norman Talbot -- The education of desire : utopian fiction and feminist fantasy / Anne Cranny Francis -- The realism of magic in the fantasy tradition of William Morris / Ken Goodwin -- Toward a rhetoric of nineteenth-century fantasy criticism / Bruce L. Edwards Jr. -- George MacDonald and the poetics of realism / Stephen Prickett -- La belle dame sans merci : cultural criticism and mythopoetic vision in Lilith / Kath Filmer -- Silent house : MacDonald, Bronte, and silence within the soul / Adelheid Kegler -- Christina Rossetti and the gender politics of fantasy / Barbara Garlick -- Dream allegory in Charles Kingsley and Olive Schreiner / Roslynn D. Haynes -- The spectre of the self in Frankenstein and Great expectations / Kath Filmer -- Happy endings in Hard times and Granny's wonderful chair / Alice Mills -- Richard Jefferies' vision of London / John Strugnell -- Domesticating the supernatural : magic in E. Nesbit's children's books / Elmar Schenkel
Control code
22109151
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 221 p.
Isbn
9780312053130
Lccn
90042642

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