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Cook, Michael - Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story, ebook

Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story

Cook, Michael

96,75€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Michael Cook
2. Detecting the Ghost
Michael Cook
3. Decoding the Past: Narrative and Inquiry in ‘The Musgrave Ritual’ and ‘The Treasure of Abbot Thomas’
Michael Cook
4. Out of the Past:…

Vernay, Jean-François - The Seduction of Fiction, ebook

The Seduction of Fiction

Vernay, Jean-François

64,95€

Table of contents
1. The Multiple Possibilities of Reading
Jean-François Vernay
2. Interpretation as an Art
Jean-François Vernay
3. Context Matters
Jean-François Vernay
4. The Writer’s Seductive Power
Jean-François…

Woods, John - Truth in Fiction, ebook

Truth in Fiction

Woods, John

123,00€

Table of contents
1. Suboptimality and Pretence
John Woods
2. A Research Model for Fiction
John Woods
3. What Readers Know
John Woods
4. Truth-Making
John Woods
5. Sherlock
John Woods
6. “Sherlock”
John…

Sutherland, John - Victorian Fiction, ebook

Victorian Fiction

Sutherland, John

41,45€

Table of contents
1. Thackeray’s Errors
John Sutherland
2. Writing The Woman in White
John Sutherland
3. Dickens, Reade, Hard Cash and Maniac Wives
John Sutherland
4. Dickens’s Serializing Imitators
John Sutherland
5.…

Donahue, William Collins - Holocaust as Fiction, ebook

Holocaust as Fiction

Donahue, William Collins

34,55€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Mighty Aphrodite—Or How to Have it Both Ways
William Collins Donahue
2. Resister after the Fact
William Collins Donahue
3. Soothing Fictions
William Collins Donahue
4. “What Would You Have…

Mookerjee, Robin - Transgressive Fiction, ebook

Transgressive Fiction

Mookerjee, Robin

96,75€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Criminal Rehabilitation
Robin Mookerjee
2. Enemies of the State: The Atavistic Mock Epic
Robin Mookerjee
3. Liminal Intent: Nabokov and Burroughs
Robin Mookerjee
4. A History of Violence: From…

Roberts, Adam - The History of Science Fiction, ebook

The History of Science Fiction

Roberts, Adam

34,55€

Science Fiction and the Ancient Novel
Adam Roberts
3. Seventeenth-Century Science Fiction
Adam Roberts
4. Eighteenth-Century Science Fiction
Adam Roberts
5. Early Nineteenth-Century Science Fiction
Adam Roberts
6. Science Fiction 1850–1900

Allan, Kathryn - Disability in Science Fiction, ebook

Disability in Science Fiction

Allan, Kathryn

106,45€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Kathryn Allan
2. Tools to Help You Think
Joanne Woiak, Hioni Karamanos
3. Freaks and Extraordinary Bodies
Ria Cheyne
4. The Many Voices of Charlie Gordon
Howard Sklar
5. The Metamorphic…

Rzepka, Charles J. - A Companion to Crime Fiction, ebook

A Companion to Crime Fiction

Rzepka, Charles J.

186,00€

A Companion to Crime Fiction presents the definitive guide to this popular genre from its origins in the eighteenth century to the present day
A collection of forty-seven newly commissioned essays from a team of leading scholars across the globe make this Companion the definitive

Batsaki, Yota - Fictions of Knowledge, ebook

Fictions of Knowledge

Batsaki, Yota

106,45€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Yota Batsaki, Subha Mukherji, Jan-Melissa Schramm
2. Beyond Reasonable Doubt: The Evolution of a Concept
Barbara J. Shapiro
3. Providence, Experience and Doubt in Medieval England
Carl Watkins
4.…