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Imagination and fancy in nineteenth-century literature

Stephen P. Whitaker

Imagination and fancy in nineteenth-century literature

by Stephen P. Whitaker

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Imagination.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1912 ed. published by Hodder & Stoughton, London, for the University of London Press, which was issued as the 1912 John Oliver Hobbes memorial essay.

    Statementby Stephen P. Whitaker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR581 .W5 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. ;
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5209979M
    ISBN 10088305762X
    LC Control Number75037691
    OCLC/WorldCa1859860

    Realism, photography, and nineteenth-century fiction / Danial A. Novak. p. cm. – (Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture) ISBN 1. English fiction – 19th century – History and criticism. 2. Literature and photography – Great Britain – . In , the writer of an article entitled "Sentimentalism" that appeared in Harper's New Monthly Magazine defined sentimentalism as "either a disease of the moral nature, or a perversion of imagination; either the illusive confounded with the actual, or fancy taken in preference to fact; either an emotional self-deception, or a pretentious unrealism" ().

    Modern nation states and distinct national identities emerged in the Persian-speaking region during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. As Persian speakers came into contact with the West, a number of intellectual and social movements paved the way for changes to traditional structures of writing literature and bookmaking. Nineteenth- Century Literature, Criticism NINETEENTH-CENTURY LITERATURE CRITICISM,(VPOE ADDITIONAL^IBLIOGRAPHY^ Abel, Darrel. "A Key to the House of Usher." University of Toronto Quarterly XVIII, No. 2 (January ): Argues that "The Fall of the House of Usher" is a "consummate psychological allegory" that anticipates the methods of.

    When most people think of nineteenth-century American children’s books, they think of works like Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women (), or Mark Twain’s Tom Sawyer (). Or maybe they think of Horatio Alger’s books, like Ragged Dick (). But there were other, earlier books that were equally popular—so popular that one author was mobbed by excited children when he made a tour in. Browsing subject area: English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism (Include extended shelves) You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from: English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.


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