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Title
The American slave narrative and the Victorian novel
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Geographic Coverage
Great Britain
Classification
LCC: PR865 .L44 2010 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 823/.8093556 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2009023758
Supplementary Content
bibliographies
Index present
Summary
This title explores the influence of the American slave narrative on the Victorian novel. The book argues that Charlotte Bronte, Charles Dickens, and Robert Louis Stevenson integrated into their works elements of the slave narrative.
Table Of Contents
The slave narrative of Jane Eyre
Slaves and brothers in Pendennis
Female slave narratives: "The grey woman" and My Lady Ludlow
The return of the "unnative" : North and South
Fugitive plots in Great expectations
Epilogue: the plot against England: The dynamiter.
Authorized Access Point
Lee, Julia Sun-Joo, 1976- American slave narrative and the Victorian novel