Author: H. Rider Haggard
Publisher: Nabu Press
ISBN: 9781294229216
Size: 52.35 MB
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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

Decadence And Danger

Author: Tracey Hill
Size: 32.10 MB
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Writing, History and the Fin de Siècle Tracey Hill. 4 Queer ... For long either
ignored or dismissed by modern critics as an above-average practitioner of
adventure stories, Haggard's writing, and notably his core fiction of the 1880s,
has in recent years been subjected to a major process of scrutiny and re-
evaluation. ... Located in and moving between rural England and black Africa, the
'Dark Continent' of the Victorian imagination, these books were more than just
adventure stories.

After Dinner Conversation

Author: José Asunción Silva
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292774990
Size: 60.62 MB
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Perhaps the single best work for understanding turn-of-the-twentieth-century writing in South America, After-Dinner Conversation is also cited as the continent's first psychological novel and an outstanding example of modernista fiction and ...

The Age Of Insight

Author: Eric Kandel
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1588369307
Size: 42.66 MB
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Kandel tells the story of how these pioneers—Freud, Schnitzler, Klimt, Kokoschka, and Schiele—inspired by the Vienna School of Medicine, in turn influenced the founders of the Vienna School of Art History to ask pivotal questions such ...

The Gothic Body

Author: Kelly Hurley
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521607117
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This book accounts for the resurgence of Gothic, and its immense popularity, during the British fin de sicle.

Sexual Anarchy

Author: Elaine Showalter
Publisher: Virago Press
ISBN: 9781853812774
Size: 56.70 MB
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This is the terrain which Elaine Showalter explores with such consummate originality and wit.

Nationalism And The Nordic Imagination

Author: Michelle Facos
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520206267
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This richly illustrated book is a lucid introduction to a largely neglected manifestation of Modernism that came out of fin-de-siècle Sweden.