Literary Victorian Criticism

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By S. Hay

Ghost tales are continuously in dialog with novelistic modes with which they're modern. This publication examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the top of the 20 th century, taking a look at how they deal with empire, type, estate, background and trauma.

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