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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2004; 5911–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2004.59.1.1
Published: 01 June 2004
... motif of ““sublime translation”” from Walter Scott; the paradigm is the ““Highland Minstrelsy”” chapter of Waverley (1814). ““Sublime translation”” is crucial to the thematics of both sets of romances. In the works of Scott, Cooper finds a use of the sublime that is particularly suitable to his...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1989; 434437–464 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045034
Published: 01 March 1989
...Jana Davis Copyright 1989 The Regents of the University of California Sir Walter Scott and Enlightenment Theories of the Imagination: Waverley and Quentin Durward JANA DAVIS (9ON E of the keynotes of the Waverley Nov- els is Scott's fascination with the prob- lematic relationship between the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1971; 261115–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933472
Published: 01 June 1971
...Francis R. Hart Copyright 1971 By The Regents of the University of California The Achievement of Walter Scott Cockshut A. O. J. Narrative Structure in the Novels of Sir Walter Scott Cusac Marian H. Sir Walter Scott: The Formative Years Clark Arthur Melville...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1965; 194315–332 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932872
Published: 01 March 1965
...Alice Chandler Copyright 1965 By The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 1 "Scott and the Historians," Sir Walter Scott Lectures, 1940-1948 [Edinburgh, 1950], p. 88 Scott and the Historians 88 Sir Walter Scott Lectures, 1940-1948 1950 James T. Hillhouse, The...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1961; 163279–281 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932647
Published: 01 December 1961
... thematic ontrasts among the four couples. MORDECAI MARCUS Purdue University THE Walter Scott EPISODE IN Huckleberry Finn With occasional qualification, the general tendency of recent criti- cism has been to accept Mark Twain's most elaborate literary pre- tension: his works of fiction were not formally...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713343–368 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.343
Published: 01 December 2016
...Brian Goldberg Brian Goldberg, “Debt, Taxes, and Reform in Walter Scott’s Count Robert of Paris ” (pp. 343–368) Walter Scott’s Count Robert of Paris (1831) treats “debt” in a way determined by the author’s response to the Reform Crisis of 1830–1832. Scott’s solution to the reformist impulse was the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723283–310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.283
Published: 01 December 2017
...Luke Terlaak Poot Luke Terlaak Poot, “Scott’s Momentaneousness: Bad Timing in The Bride of Lammermoor ” (pp. 283–310) This essay takes up the debate at the beginning of Walter Scott’s The Bride of Lammermoor (1819), noting that critics have generally treated one figure in this debate—Dick Tinto...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 572179–209 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.57.2.179
Published: 01 September 2002
...Stanwood S. Walker This essay examines the relationship between a popular but neglected subgenre of nineteenth-century historical fiction, the classical-historical novel, and the Waverley novels of Walter Scott. Using John Gibson Lockhart's Valerius; a Roman Story (1821), the first of the classical...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2009; 642137–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2009.64.2.137
Published: 01 September 2009
...Juliet Shields This essay reassesses James Fenimore Cooper's literary relationship to Walter Scott by examining the depiction of Scots in The Last of the Mohicans (1826) and The Prairie (1827). Read as companion texts, these novels represent the imperial migrations of Scots as a cause of Native...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 553340–368 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903127
Published: 01 December 2000
...Gary Dyer Walter Scott's Ivanhoe (1819) and James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans (1826) attempt in divergent ways to deal with the contradictions attendant on the contemporary ideology of "chivalry." In these novels chivalry becomes inconsequential: the woman's fate depends ultimately...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744415–447 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.415
Published: 31 March 2020
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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
... all mere piracy, as far as British copyright holders were concerned. The line between a maritime privateer and a pirate is often in the eye of the beholder; the same is true in publishing. Pirating Fictions offers extended read- ings of the pirate writings of Daniel Defoe, Bryon, Walter Scott, James...
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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
... frequently included travels within and beyond En- gland, and authors from Tobias Smollett to Walter Scott placed the constituent nations of the British isles in critical relation to each other (a tradition already evident in Daniel Defoe s Colonel Jack [1722], whose hero travels between England and Scotland...
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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
... around Stratford-upon-Avon, then spreading over the course of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries to landscapes such as the Land o Burns around Ayrshire in Scotland, Wordsworth Country in the English Lake District, and Walter Scott-land in the Scottish border region and High- lands...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742276–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.276
Published: 01 September 2019
... A Long and Constant Fusion of the Two Great Nations : Dick- ens, the Crossing, and A Tale of Two Cities in Dickens Studies Annual (2014) and The Devil s Code of Honor : French Invasion and the Return of History in Vanity Fair in Victorian Literature and Culture (2016). SCOTT HESS, Professor of...
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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
... Romantic Imperialism: Universal Empire and the Culture of Modernity (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1998) delineated one kind of approach vector: take mostly canonical Romantic poems (plus Walter Scott s first novel) and interrogate their attitudes, explicit and reviews 123 ...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741123–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.123
Published: 01 June 2019
...) delineated one kind of approach vector: take mostly canonical Romantic poems (plus Walter Scott s first novel) and interrogate their attitudes, explicit and reviews 123 implicit, toward colonialism and empire-building. Meanwhile, Katie Trumpener s Bardic Nationalism: The Romantic Novel and the British Empire...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74187–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.87
Published: 01 June 2019
... family to the next, and narrowly skirts bankruptcy in the period of Walter Scott. Like Catherine Vernon, George Eliot was, from the 1860s onward, the engine that drove the Blackwood firm to profitability (David Finkelstein, The House of Blackwood: Author-Publisher Relations in the Victorian Era...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734437–461 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.437
Published: 01 March 2019
... to James Hogg, Ian Duncan describes Hogg s Romantic achievement as experiment, akin to William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge s Lyrical Ballads (1798, 1802), Walter Scott s Waverley (1814), and Mary Shelley s Frankenstein (1818) in boldness, ingenuity, and impact.23 One of the paramount...
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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
... members in his various associational ventures in Hackney early in the nineteenth century (Jon Mee, Introduction, Networks of Improvement, 477). 4 The Leeds Mercury, 20 and 27 February 1819. The correspondent Di. Vernon is presumably a self-consciously topical reference to the heroine of Walter Scott...