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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2008; 63141–72 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2008.63.1.41
Published: 01 June 2008
... property and citizenship rights in the wake of the Mexican American War, the Californios register various forms of personal and material loss, albeit analytically and self-consciously. Through the invocation of hybrid emotions, which carry the cultural inflections of both Anglo and Californio traditions...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2007; 614514–516 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2007.61.4.514
Published: 01 March 2007
...Michael Newbury 2007 by The Regents of the University of California M e l i s s a J. H o m e s t e a d , American Women Authors and Literary Property, 1822 1869. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Pp. xii 272. $70. Melissa J. Homestead s American Women Authors and Literary Property...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2006; 612171–199 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2006.61.2.171
Published: 01 September 2006
...Jeffory A. Clymer In Pierre; or, the Ambiguities (1852) Herman Melville analyzes the intricacies of subjectivity and economics by way of two concrete and quite different forms of antebellum American property relations-the residual estates of the landed gentry in upstate New York and the emergent...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 55159–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903057
Published: 01 June 2000
... Irish. In promulgating these oral dynamics of circulation, Wilde helped construct primary orality as the irrecuperable other of literate culture. But he also participated in a growing counterdiscourse to private literary-property law, particularly the conventions of individual and serial ownership...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744448–472 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.448
Published: 31 March 2020
... what happens when a slave himself or herself becomes a gift in the way that Mr. Shelby buys Eliza as a present for his wife, and St. Claire seems to bestow Uncle Tom upon Eva and ultimately gives Topsy to his cousin Ophelia. Although much has been said about “sentimental property” or “sympathetic...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723338–373 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.338
Published: 01 December 2017
...Deborah Shapple Spillman Deborah Shapple Spillman, “All That Is Solid Turns into Steam: Sublimation and Sympathy in George Eliot’s The Mill on the Floss ” (pp. 338–373) This essay argues that steam and its gaseous properties in George Eliot’s The Mill on the Floss (1861) represent capital’s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 73194–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.94
Published: 01 June 2018
... of California 2018 Charles W. Chesnutt The Marrow of Tradition Lynching Property Racial Capitalism Deferred Lynching and the Moral High Ground in Charles W. Chesnutt s The Marrow of Tradition M A R I A S E G E R As legal control of black property became increasingly threatened in the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744543–547 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.543
Published: 31 March 2020
... to analyze the thingness of a literary exchange. Whereas, later in chapter 5, she discounts the utility of new materialism s mapping of book-objects as indicative of transnationalism, she does draw on media theory to look more broadly at the properties of various forms of mediation, which can serve...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744502–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.502
Published: 31 March 2020
... failure because it does not capture the real story of the United States: the romance of American capitalism.23 Realism, as the literature of the bourgeoisie, simply pales in comparison to the work of 22 See Jan Cohn, Romance and the Erotics of Property: Mass-Market Fiction for Women (Durham, N.C.: Duke...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743392–396 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.392
Published: 01 December 2019
... overarching theme, though, is an exploration of the many connections and overlaps between the question of who gets to own literary property and the questions raised by the neces- sarily fluid (if the reader will pardon me) approach to property rights 392 nineteenth-century literature that we encounter among...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743388–392 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.388
Published: 01 December 2019
... stage costuming conventions, toy theaters, and round about again. Its overarching theme, though, is an exploration of the many connections and overlaps between the question of who gets to own literary property and the questions raised by the neces- sarily fluid (if the reader will pardon me) approach to...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743279–304 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.279
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Gloucestershire: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2012), p. 8. william wordsworth 297 number of instances where productive efficiency could be increased by a re-allocation of property rights from the private to the public sector (The Economics of Edwin Chadwick, p. 51).31 Regarding forms of competition within some...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743305–331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.305
Published: 01 December 2019
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743360–387 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.360
Published: 01 December 2019
... identified by religious categories, but hardly shaped by them: The days were gone when people could be greatly wrought upon by their faith, still less change it: the Catholics were formidable because they would lay hold of government and property, and burn men alive: not because any sane and honest...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742270–273 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.270
Published: 01 September 2019
... might do similar structural work in other authors and texts to a different effect (p. 129). It is not immedi- ately clear how such a procedure differs from the normal practice of traditional critics, who isolate and analyze formal features for their meaning-making properties. Indeed, the ultimate...
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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
... University of California Press s Reprints and Permissions web page, httpswww.ucpress.edu/journals/ reprints-permissions. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.141. 1 Chad Luck, The Body of Property: Antebellum American Fiction and the Phenomenology of Possession (New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2014), p. 10...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742224–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.224
Published: 01 September 2019
..., American Tourists in Wordsworthshire: From National Property to National Park in The Making of a Cultural Landscape: The English Lake District as Tourist Destination, 1750 2010, ed. John K. Walton and Jason Wood (Bur- lington, Vt.: Ashgate, 2013), pp. 94 99; and Reed, Contacts with America, pp. 33 34...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2015; 702194–220 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.2.194
Published: 01 September 2015
... epistemological ramifications of the telegraph as a harbinger of unthinkably efficient, global communication. In many other ways, these observers of the telegraph were just as struck by the telegraph’s ontological properties, and especially the kinds of sounds it generated. © 2015 by The Regents of the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 7411–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.1
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Criticism, I, 63). Indeed, for Kames self-love is the most vigorous of all passions and is readily extended to blood relatives and to property alike by the force of connection (Elements of Criticism, I, 83, 84). On this basis Kames observes the power [self-love] hath to generate other...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734462–485 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.462
Published: 01 March 2019
..., neighboring heiress Ann Walker. The two women effectively joined their large, landed estates, with Lister to all intents and purposes managing both, and redrafted their wills to leave each other a life interest in their own property. Lister s homosexuality continues to attract more popular and academic...