A History of the Modern British Ghost Story by S. Hay PDF

By S. Hay

Ghost tales are consistently in dialog with novelistic modes with which they're modern. This ebook examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the tip of the 20 th century, taking a look at how they handle empire, type, estate, heritage and trauma.

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