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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 127–131.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 254–273.
Published: 01 August 2020
...John Sampson Abstract “Untimely Love” reassesses the aesthetic choices and political implications of Edith Wharton's The Age of Innocence (1920), first by highlighting a surprising overlap between Wharton and the anarcho-feminist Emma Goldman. Wharton's novelistic critique of New York society's...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Dawn Coleman LILLIAN NAYDER, Unequal Partners: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, and Victorian Authorship (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002), pp. 221, cloth, $35.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2002 2002 No Love Story ~LLIANNAMIER, Unequal Partners...
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Novel (2010) 43 (3): 523–526.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Sean McCann LEONARD CASSUTO, Hard-Boiled Sentimentality: The Secret History of American Crime Stories (New York: Columbia UP, 2008), pp. 344, cloth, $79.50, paper, $13.75. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Love and Death in Detective Fiction leonard cassuto, Hard-Boiled...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Michael Trask GOBLE MARK , Beautiful Circuits: Modernism and the Mediated Life ( New York : Columbia UP , 2010 ), pp. 392 , cloth, $40.00 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Modernism’s Love Objects MARK GOBLE, Beautiful Circuits...
Published: 01 May 2015
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 May 2005
...CAROLINE REITZ CHRISTOPHER LANE, Hatred & Civility: The Antisocial Life in Victorian England (New York: Columbia UP, 2004), pp. 224, $27.50. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2005 2005 Loving the Victorian Hater CHRISTOPHER LANE, Hatred &' Civiiify: The Antisocial...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 May 2007
...HEATHER LOVE SHARON MARCUS, Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007), pp. 368, cloth, $65.00, paper, $19.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2007 2007 Sister Insider SHARON MARCUS, Behuern Women...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 389–408.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Deborah Lutz Heathcliff is in love with someone who has died. This love is steeped in the evangelical death culture of the time, particularly the treasuring of the physical manifestations of dying and the body: a reverence for relics. Understanding mortality—and, in fact, the love between Catherine...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 85–103.
Published: 01 May 2021
... insists upon the irreplaceability of lost love objects and thereby broadly reveals what truly can and cannot be substituted. The General insists on the uniqueness of his power, for example, but Farah reveals it to be a cliché, easily substituted by that of other dictators throughout history. Cliché...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 169–175.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... However, it is precisely this adventitious circulation of letters that breaks the information blockage of the novel and opens a pathway to erotic resolution of the love lives of the two sisters, Elinor and Marianne. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Resistance on the Circuit...
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Novel (2012) 45 (2): 184–201.
Published: 01 August 2012
... “the explanatory gap” between the third-person accounts of neuroscience and the first-person perspective of conscious experience—a gap that some philosophers of mind regard as an irreducible obstacle to any complete, scientific explanation of consciousness. Novels such as McEwan's Enduring Love (1998) and Lodge's...
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Novel (2012) 45 (2): 202–220.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Love's Joe Rose, Atonement s Briony Tallis, and Solars Michael Beard, for example, fail not because they rely on their fundamental beliefs about the world but because they do not see that those beliefs are just as contestable and uncertain as the views they reject. Their “immodesty” lies in the power...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 84–106.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., Lucy fetishizes her inner truth and develops a disastrous split between these two versions of herself—a split that the novel represents both by her two love interests and by the costume of the nun. In Villette , moreover, Brontë invents specific narrative tropes that would be picked up by later writers...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 442–459.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Henry Days gives us evidence that, while we can analyze forms the novel deploys and contains, it remains a challenge to identify the novel's form as a whole. In a different vein, Heather Love's work on description is explicitly concerned with “forms of analysis,” but not with the analysis of form per se...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 56–70.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Cindy Weinstein “Heaven's Tense” is about Elizabeth Stuart Phelps's best-selling nineteenth-century text, The Gates Ajar, which was published in the aftermath of the Civil War for the emotional benefit of the immense number of women who had lost their loved ones in the conflict. The overwhelming...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 45–62.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., or use. The moral purity of stupidity explains why, in the later works, James values the sexually innocent and the willfully naive, providing a key to solving some of his more puzzling love plots; aesthetically, it accounts for his fascination with symbols and inanimate objects, rendered beautiful...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 493–496.
Published: 01 November 2014
... rights discourse by providing an immanent model of global interaction based on the circulation of homoerotic desire’’ (79). As in Hardt’s efforts to compare love and money as ways to ‘‘create and maintain social bonds desire emerges here as a kind of shadow capital—similar to money in its ability...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 165–192.
Published: 01 November 2005
... a Genealogy of the ‘Man of Feeling’.” ELH 1.3 ( 1934 ): 205 –30. Fiedler , Leslie A. Love and Death in the American Novel . 1960. Normal, Ill.: Dalkey Archive, 1997 . Fielding , Henry . Contributions to The Champion and Related Writings. Ed. W.B. Coley The Wesleyan Edition of the Works...
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Novel (2022) 55 (1): 151–154.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., and a disruptive, difficult issue as well. As Wright explains, the problem is how to depict desire. If the reader is to grasp the character's core self, the author must commit to conveying that character's inmost yearnings—yet love is a feeling that resists precise accounting, a contradictory, unspeakable, diffuse...