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Victorian Hauntings: Spectrality, Gothic, the Uncanny and Literature

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What does it mean to read or write with ghosts, or to suggest that acts of reading or writing are haunted? How can 19th century authors be read to acknowledge the various phantom effects which return within their texts? In what ways do the traces of such "ghost writing" surface in the works of Dickens, Tennyson, Eliot, and Hardy? Beginning with an exploration of hauntings, ...more
Paperback, 189 pages
Published December 7th 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published November 7th 2001)
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