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The Resource Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture : fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde, Sara Malton

Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture : fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde, Sara Malton

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Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture : fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde
Title
Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture
Title remainder
fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde
Statement of responsibility
Sara Malton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Malton examines the literary and cultural representation of the financial crime of forgery from the time of massive executions of forgers during the early nineteenth century to the forger's emergence as the ultimate criminal aesthete at the fin-de-siècle.--Publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
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Malton, Sara
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Finance in literature
  • Forgery in literature
  • Forgery
  • Criminals in literature
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Wilde, Oscar
Label
Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture : fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde, Sara Malton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-181) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • False economies : reframing forgery in nineteenth-century culture.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Remembering "the hard coinage of punishment" : forgery and the legacy of capital legislation.
  • p. 19
  • 2.
  • "Only the ledger lives" : financial disease and deception at mid-century.
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • "Apocryphal business" : eroding standards of value at home and abroad.
  • p. 77
  • 4.
  • criminal aesthetic : recapturing the forger at the fin-de-siecle.
  • p. 109
  • Conclusion.
  • Toward forgery's modern manifestations.
  • p. 143
  • Notes.
  • p. 149
  • Works cited.
  • p. 169
  • Index.
  • p. 183
Control code
ocn226357050
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 187 p.
Isbn
9780230612228
Lccn
2008034619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Forgery in nineteenth-century literature and culture : fictions of finance from Dickens to Wilde, Sara Malton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-181) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • False economies : reframing forgery in nineteenth-century culture.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Remembering "the hard coinage of punishment" : forgery and the legacy of capital legislation.
  • p. 19
  • 2.
  • "Only the ledger lives" : financial disease and deception at mid-century.
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • "Apocryphal business" : eroding standards of value at home and abroad.
  • p. 77
  • 4.
  • criminal aesthetic : recapturing the forger at the fin-de-siecle.
  • p. 109
  • Conclusion.
  • Toward forgery's modern manifestations.
  • p. 143
  • Notes.
  • p. 149
  • Works cited.
  • p. 169
  • Index.
  • p. 183
Control code
ocn226357050
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 187 p.
Isbn
9780230612228
Lccn
2008034619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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