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Literary remains representations of death and burial in Victorian England

Author
Hotz, Mary Elizabeth, 1954-
Title
Literary remains [electronic resource] : representations of death and burial in Victorian England / Mary Elizabeth Hotz.
Format
E-Book
Published
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2009.
Description
xi, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
URL
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Series
Suny series, studies in the long nineteenth century
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-209) and index. Available on campus and off campus with authorized login.
Contents
  • Introduction: disinterring death
  • Down among the dead: Edwin Chadwick's burial reform discourse in mid-nineteenth-century England
  • Taught by death what life should be: representations of death in Elizabeth Gaskell's Mary Barton and North and South
  • To profit us when he was dead: dead-body politics in our mutual friend
  • Death eclipsed: the contested churchyard in Thomas Hardy's novels
  • The tonic of fire: cremation in late Victorian England
  • Conclusion: Dracula's last word.
Subject headings
English fiction--19th century--History and criticism. Death in literature. Dead in literature. Funeral rites and ceremonies in literature. Burial laws--Great Britain.
Genre heading
Electronic books.
ISBN
9780791476598 (alk. paper)

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