Novel Machines

Author: Joseph Drury
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198792387
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Reading works by Eliza Haywood, Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne, and Ann Radcliffe, Novel Machines tracks the consequences of the effort to transform the novel into an Enlightenment machine.

The Plot Machine

Author: Kai Mikkonen
Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN: 9789042015968
Size: 22.40 MB
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This book presents a new and exciting theory of the modern French novel by developing the notion of the narrative as a “textual machine”.

The Havoc Machine

Author: Steven Harper
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101601981
Size: 78.40 MB
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A man who calls himself Mr. Griffin seeks Thad’s help with mad clockwork scientist Lord Havoc, who has molded a dangerous machine. Mr. Griffin cares little if the evil Lord lives or dies; all he desires is Havoc’s invention.

The Blind Contessa S New Machine

Author: Carey Wallace
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101190256
Size: 40.99 MB
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Based on the true story of a nineteenth-century inventor and his innovative contraption, The Blind Contessa's New Machine is an enchanting confection of love and the triumph of the imagination.

Development Of Novel Linear Drive Machines

Author: Thomas Cox
Size: 23.13 MB
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Linear induction machines currently play a relatively minor role in the industrial world. This is partly due to relatively high production costs, complexity of construction and the Inability to apply standard mass production techniques.

The Truth Machine

Author: James L. Halperin
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780345439802
Size: 50.43 MB
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To prevent abuse of the law, a machine must be built that detects lies with 100 percent accuracy. Once perfected, the Truth Machine will change the face of the world.

Bodies And Machines Routledge Revivals

Author: Mark Seltzer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131757091X
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This mutation, againstated very generally, makesfor functional shifts in emphasis
— thematic and narrative shifts, for instance, from inheritance toheredity, from
progress (as evolution) to recapitulation (as devolution), from histories of
marriage and adultery to case histories of bodies, sexualities, and populations.
Yet these differences themselves emphasize a significant continuity: if the realist
novel resembles a time machine, the naturalist novel diagrammatically
foregrounds, and maps ...