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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 573323–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.57.3.323
Published: 01 December 2002
..., University of California Press, Journals Division, 2000 Center Street, Suite 303, Berkeley, CA 94704-1223. 1 Edgar Allan Poe, ÒThe Man That Was Used Up: A Tale of the Late Bugaboo and Kickapoo Campaign,Ó in The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe: Tales and Sketches, 1831 1842, ed. Thomas Ollive Mabbott...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1992; 473349–361 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933711
Published: 01 December 1992
...Lisa Gitelman Copyright 1992 The Regents of the University of California Arthur Gordon Pym and the Novel Narrative of Edgar Allan Poe LISA GITELMAN &DGAR Allan Poe's The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym has been called a "Ber- muda Triangle" for literary critics.' The critical literature on Pym...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2007; 622193–221 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2007.62.2.193
Published: 01 September 2007
...Matthew A. Taylor Matthew A. Taylor, ““Edgar Allan Poe's (Meta)physics: A Pre-History of the Post-Human”” (pp. 193––221) Edgar Allan Poe partakes of a social imaginary pursuing a single, unified theory of the physical and metaphysical. In this essay I examine how Poe, rather than following the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2008; 633321–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2008.63.3.321
Published: 01 December 2008
...Dan Shen For over one hundred years, critics have widely regarded Edgar Allan Poe as an aesthetician of literature as a whole, which has to a great extent oriented the interpretation of his prose narratives. In this essay I revisit Poe's relevant essays and reveal that Poe's aesthetic conception of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 564445–465 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.56.4.445
Published: 01 March 2002
... generally disliked proverbs. Concerning Òthe whole race of what are poeÕs Òt he man of t he crowdÓ 447 3 Poe, rev. of Ballads and Other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, in Edgar Al- lan Poe: Essays and Reviews, ed. G. R. Thompson (New York: Library of America, 1984), p. 679. 4 Edgar Allan Poe, ÒThe Man...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1995; 502168–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933690
Published: 01 September 1995
.... Numbers, The Creation- ists (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992). 6 I have borrowed the phrase "unending conversation" from Kenneth Burke's The Philosophy of Literary Form: Studies in Symbolic Actzon, 3d ed. (Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1973), pp. 1 io-1 l. 7 Edgar Allan Poe, "The Murders in the Rue...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2012; 664466–493 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2012.66.4.466
Published: 01 March 2012
... Purloined Letter, Edgar Allan Poe s detective fiction found itself at the center of increasingly abstract theoriza- tion about the nature of analysis. That this theorization, in post- structuralist down-the-rabbit-hole fashion, quickly deepened into theorization about the theorization of analysis might...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2009; 643323–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2009.64.3.323
Published: 01 December 2009
... famous twentieth-century readings. ©© 2009 by The Regents of the University of California Edgar Allan Poe "The Purloined Letter" gift books gift economy nineteenth-century periodical culture 323 The Purloined Letter in the Gift Book: Reading Poe in a Contemporary Context A L E X A N D R A...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2011; 662195–218 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2011.66.2.195
Published: 01 September 2011
... the debt that their founding figures, Edgar Allan Poe and Robert Browning, owe to the Gothic and from their shared interest in the individual psyche. © 2011 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 553399–408 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903129
Published: 01 December 2000
... astute readers and critics of Pym understood well that verisimilitude may well intensify the fantastic in literature. Copyright 2000 The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 Edgar Allan Poe, Burton's Gentleman's Magazine, 3 (1838) Poe 3 Burton's Gentleman's Magazine...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744564–566 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.564
Published: 31 March 2020
... England Quarterly (2016), and Edgar Allan Poe Review (2014) as well as in collections including the Oxford Handbook of Edgar Allan Poe, edited by J. Gerald Kennedy and Scott Peeples (2019). She is currently working on a monograph on dangerous gifts in nineteenth-century American literature; the research...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741133–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.133
Published: 01 June 2019
...- ination Invented the Underworld. Translated by Susan Emanuel. Euro- pean Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. Pp. xvi þ 278. $35. Kennedy, J . Gerald, and Scott Peeples , eds. The Oxford Handbook of Edgar Allan Poe. New York: Oxford...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741120–123 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.120
Published: 01 June 2019
... thematic kinship between these narratives and other works that connect technology, disability, and genocidal violence (p. 29), including some antebellum works like Edgar Allan Poe s The Man That Was Used Up. This analysis 120 nineteenth-century literature reveals how the postbellum environment allowed...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743332–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.332
Published: 01 December 2019
... persistent antebellum concerns. We can detect resonances with Edgar Allan Poe s uncontrolled bodies ( Loss of Breath [1835 unruly internal impulses ( William Wilson [1839 and seemingly displaced ventriloquistic voices ( The Raven [1845 with Hawthorne s persistent worries over per- sonal sovereignty and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742141–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.141
Published: 01 September 2019
... Sheppard Lee certainly is a novel that tells this story in many ways, there is one major dissonance in this scene of transformation from body to spirit that troubles such a read- ing. As Edgar Allan Poe first noted, and Leila Mansouri more recently did, the oddity is that Sheppard Lee does not cede his...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734565–568 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.565
Published: 01 March 2019
... Chapman and Sam- uel George Morton. Her chapter on the physician/writer Oliver Wen- dell Holmes shows how Elsie Venner explores the meaning and value of physical pain in the wake of the discovery of anesthesia. In one particularly stunning move, Altschuler sets Edgar Allan Poe s literary experiments in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731127–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.127
Published: 01 June 2018
... managed to make money writing, publishing, or selling literature. Pecuniarily frustrated writers like Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, or Herman Melville have been more appealing reviews 127 than successful ones; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, who reaped a windfall by purchasing the stereotyped plates...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734569–572 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.569
Published: 01 March 2019
.... $150. Poe , Edgar Allan . The Pit and the Pendulum and Other Tales. Edited by David Van Leer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Pp. xxviii þ 338. $24.95. Saggini , Francesca , and Anna Enrichetta Soccio , eds. Transmedia Creatures: Frankenstein s Afterlives. Lewisburg, Pa.: Buck- nell...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731122–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.122
Published: 01 June 2018
... discovered that almost no nineteenth-century writer met his definition of a professional (a prob- lem Leon Jackson has addressed). Since then, scholars have puzzled over how anyone managed to make money writing, publishing, or selling literature. Pecuniarily frustrated writers like Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723406–409 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.406
Published: 01 December 2017
... drawing by compari- son informed insights into American life (p. 37). Washington Irving and Edgar Allan Poe both created fictionalized representations of Europe, but for different purposes. In the Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Irving worked hard to reestablish and valorize US ties with Europe (p...