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The Victorian fantasists

The Victorian fantasists

essays on culture, society and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian age

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Kath Filmer ; foreword by David Jasper.
    ContributionsFilmer, Kath.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR871
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 221p. ;
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14999674M
    ISBN 100333534107

    Jan 01,  · Knoepflmacher's Ventures into Childland: Victorians, Fairy Tales, and Femininity is lumbered with an example of puffery calculated to arouse resistance in the most docile: James Kincaid (who in turn receives "a special paragraph for a special friend" in the acknowledgments [xviii] and a larger number of citations than any other critic. Selected Scholarship on CSL by Bruce Edwards. Sundry Essays by Me on CSL. Not a Tame Wardrobe: 2 Views & They're Both Mine. My review of Andrew Adamson's The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.

    Other outstanding Victorian fantasists: The Princess and the Goblin () by George MacDonald (England) – a literary fairy tale with Princess Irene as the heroine. The Adventures of Pinocchio () by Carlo Collodi’s (Italy) – the most famous puppet story. Buy The Victorian Fantasists: Essays on Culture, Society and Belief in the Mythopoeic Literature of the Victorian Age by Kath Filmer (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible cie-du-scenographe.com: Kath Filmer.

    By Ellen Datlow Signed Trade Paperback. Queen Victoria’s Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes. [This book] is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes"--Based on publisher description.


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Victorian Fantasists Essays On Culture Society And Belief In The Mythopoeic Fiction Of. Authors: Jasper, David, Filmer, Kath Free Preview. Sep 15,  · fantasist (plural fantasists) One who creates fantasies.

Oct 31 James Bond fantasist jailed by James Sturcke and agencies in The cie-du-scenographe.com A fantasist was beginning a two-year stint behind bars today for conning police into thinking he was a James Bond-style secret agent.

One living in a fantasy world. A writer who writes in the. Aug 01,  · Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes.

These approaches stretch from steampunk fiction to the Austen-and-Trollope inspired works that some /5(29). Offering an introduction to Victorian culture and society, this glossary is also a route-map to further study.

Designed specifically with undergraduates in mind, it contains around short and accessible explanations of the key words, events, figures and concepts in the study of the Victorian period.

Get this from a library. The Victorian fantasists: essays on culture, society, and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian Age. [Kath Filmer-Davies;]. Jan 21,  · This book won one of the highest accolades for children's books in the middle of the Civil Rights era and it is nothing but trash start to finish.

Arethusa but I was SO disappointed when I discovered that the "ancient" folklore it was based on was mostly made up by feverish Victorian fantasists and wasn't actually ancient at all. The Victorian Fantasists Essays on Culture, Society and Belief in the Mythopoeic Fiction of the Victorian Age. Aug 01,  · Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy - Kindle edition by Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy/5(27). Kath Filmer, ed.

The Victorian Fantasists. Macmillan pp. h.b. ISBNO Karen Michaelson. Victorian Fantasy Literature. Edwin Mellin Press pp. h.b. ISBN passage from Ursula Le Guin’s The Language of the Night: Essays in Fantasy and Science Fiction is twice quoted by contributors to Kath Filmer’s book.

In many respects, Morris was an important milestone in the history of fantasy, because, while other writers wrote of foreign lands, or of dream worlds, Morris's works were the first to be set in an entirely invented world: a fantasy world.

These fantasy worlds were part of a general trend. Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and cie-du-scenographe.com: Queen Victoria’s Book of Spells book.

Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “Gaslamp Fantasy,” or historical fantasy set in a /5. InBram Stoker’s Dracula was published and H. Wells’s The War of the Worlds was serialised in Pearson’s cie-du-scenographe.com coincidence would be of little interest were it not that the two books, superficially so different, in fact share a number of common cie-du-scenographe.com by: 2.

Especially around the fin de siècle, the part of the Victorian age haunted by doppelgangers and supernatural threats, which gave us Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde () or Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray (), insects populated the darkest corners of Victorian fiction.

The Victorian fantasists: essays on culture, society and belief in the mythopoeic fiction of the Victorian age. Nielsen Book Data) Summary A collection of essays examining mythopoeic fiction from the Victorian era.

Topics covered range from late 19th century Utopian fiction and its influence on 20th century feminist fantasy, to the realism.

Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes.

These approaches stretch from steampunk fiction to the Austen-and-Trollope inspired works that some /5. ** Given the overlap of interests between Pre-Raphaelite artists and fantasy writers, it should come as no surprise that a number of Victorian fantasists had Pre-Raphaelite connections: Ford Maddox Ford, grandson of Pre-Raphaelite painter Ford Maddox Brown, began his career writing fairy tales.

Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes.

These approaches stretch from steampunk fiction to the Austen-and-Trollope inspired works that some 4/5(9). The Mythopoeic Awards for literature and literary studies are given by the Mythopoeic Society to authors of outstanding works in the fields of myth, fantasy, and the scholarly study of these areas.

From to there were two awards, annual but not always awarded beforerecognizing Mythopoeic Fantasy and Mythopoeic Scholarship (Inklings Studies).Most recent winners: Adult: John Crowley (Ka: Dar. Sep 09,  · In 'Frankenstein Dreams,' Everything Is Possible — And Also Terrifying Michael Sims' anthology of Victorian science fiction explores the way Mary Shelley's classic novel Frankenstein fit the.

cie-du-scenographe.com U.C. Knoepflmacher's long-awaited and big new book packs a wallop: a lavishly illustrated, intricately argued, and vast overview of seven Victorian authors who within a short span of only twenty years (the early s to the early s) wrote some of the most enduring fantasies for children, Ventures into Childland puts children's literature squarely at the heart of.Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes.

These approaches stretch from steampunk fiction to the Austen-and-Trollope inspired works that some.Queen Victoria's Book of Spells is an anthology for everyone who loves these works of neo-Victorian fiction, and wishes to explore the wide variety of ways that modern fantasists are using nineteenth-century settings, characters, and themes/5(15).