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The Resource Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s

Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s

Label
Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s
Title
Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Pittock, Murray
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Decadence (Literary movement)
Label
Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) 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
1. Walter Pater and the French connection -- Pater's achievement -- Pater and French ideas -- Pater's influence -- Decadent art? Action and reaction -- 2. The holy writ of beauty -- The sense of an absolute -- The golden books -- Arthur Symons: theory and practice -- Aubrey Beardsley -- 3. The rage for the past and the Celtic Twilight -- Poetics of nostalgia -- The seventeenth century -- By the statue of King Charles: the Jacobite revival of the 1890s -- 4. Decadent p(r)ose -- How to write a Decadent novel -- The fantastic tale -- New Grub Street -- Decadent and anti-Decadent -- 5. The Rhymers' Club and other poets -- The Rhymers -- Ernest Dowson -- Lionel Johnson -- Francis Thompson -- A. E. Housman -- 6. Literary periodicals -- The little magazine -- The literary mainstream -- 7. The legacy of the Nineties -- Y. B. Yeats -- Modernism and after
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780415077576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Spectrum of decadence: the literature of the 1890s
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) 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
1. Walter Pater and the French connection -- Pater's achievement -- Pater and French ideas -- Pater's influence -- Decadent art? Action and reaction -- 2. The holy writ of beauty -- The sense of an absolute -- The golden books -- Arthur Symons: theory and practice -- Aubrey Beardsley -- 3. The rage for the past and the Celtic Twilight -- Poetics of nostalgia -- The seventeenth century -- By the statue of King Charles: the Jacobite revival of the 1890s -- 4. Decadent p(r)ose -- How to write a Decadent novel -- The fantastic tale -- New Grub Street -- Decadent and anti-Decadent -- 5. The Rhymers' Club and other poets -- The Rhymers -- Ernest Dowson -- Lionel Johnson -- Francis Thompson -- A. E. Housman -- 6. Literary periodicals -- The little magazine -- The literary mainstream -- 7. The legacy of the Nineties -- Y. B. Yeats -- Modernism and after
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780415077576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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