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  • The Gothic Novel and the Stage: Romantic Appropriations book cover

    The Gothic Novel and the Stage

    Romantic Appropriations, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Saggini

    In this ground-breaking study Francesca Saggini explores the relationship between the late eighteenth-century novel and the theatre, arguing that the implicit theatricality of the Gothic novel made it an obvious source from which dramatists could take ideas. Similarly, elements of the theatre…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Songs in Eighteenth-Century Britain, 1723�1795 book cover

    The Politics of Songs in Eighteenth-Century Britain, 1723�1795

    1st Edition

    By Kate Horgan

    Horgan analyses the importance of songs in British eighteenth-century culture with specific reference to their political meaning. Using an interdisciplinary methodology, combining the perspectives of literary studies and cultural history, the utilitarian power of songs emerges across four major…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • William Clark Russell and the Victorian Nautical Novel: Gender, Genre and the Marketplace book cover

    William Clark Russell and the Victorian Nautical Novel

    Gender, Genre and the Marketplace, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Nash

    William Clark Russell wrote more than forty nautical novels. Immensely popular in their time, his works were admired by contemporary writers, such as Conan Doyle, Stevenson and Meredith, while Swinburne, considered him 'the greatest master of the sea, living or dead'. Based on extensive archival…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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