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The metaphysical novel in England and America : Dickens, Bulwer, Melville, and Hawthorne / Edwin M. Eigner.


Berkeley : University of California Press, [1978] .
ISBN 0520033825, 9780520033825

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Subjects American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Dickens, Charles.
Englisch.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction.
English-speaking countries.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel.
Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton.
Melville, Herman.
Metaphysics in literature.
Metaphysik.
Roman.
Romanticism -- English-speaking countries.
Romanticism.
USA.
Description 237 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
©1978
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Different kinds of prose fiction -- I.A Charted voyage: Visions and revisions -- II. The Writer and his audience -- III. Character -- The Idealizing principle -- The undeveloping character -- The Disappearing character -- IV. Two characters -- The Passive hero -- The woman who exalts -- V.A Suitable remoteness: The Romantic side of familiar things -- VI. Structure -- The Loose method -- The Two-part vision -- The Two-part vision: Parallel structure -- The Two-part vision: Sequential form.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3878532
(OCoLC)ocm03878532
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WorldCat Identities Eigner, Edwin M.
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