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The Resource Scare tactics : supernatural fiction by American women, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock

Scare tactics : supernatural fiction by American women, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock

Label
Scare tactics : supernatural fiction by American women
Title
Scare tactics
Title remainder
supernatural fiction by American women
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstock, Jeffrey Andrew
Dewey number
813/.087209
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.W6
LC item number
W38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Supernatural in literature
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Horror tales, American
  • Occultism in literature
Label
Scare tactics : supernatural fiction by American women, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-217) and index
Contents
Introduction: The unacknowledged tradition -- The ghost in the parlor : Harriet Prescott Spofford, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Anna M. Hoyt, and Edith Wharton -- Queer haunting spaces : Madeline Yale Wynne and Elia Wilkinson Peattie -- Ghosts of progress : Alice Cary, Mary Noailles Murfree, Mary Austin, and Edith Wharton -- Familial ghosts : Louise Stockton, Olivia Howard Dunbar, Edith Wharton, Josephine Daskam Bacon, Elia Wilkinson Peattie, Georgia Wood Pangborn, and Mary E. Wilkins Freeman -- Ghosts of desire : Rose Terry Cooke, Alice Brown, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward, and Helen Hull -- Ghostly returns : Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Gertrude Atherton, and Josephine Daskam Bacon -- Coda: The decline of the American female Gothic
Control code
ocn225846971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780823229857
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017450
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1098638
  • (OCoLC)225846971
Label
Scare tactics : supernatural fiction by American women, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-217) and index
Contents
Introduction: The unacknowledged tradition -- The ghost in the parlor : Harriet Prescott Spofford, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Anna M. Hoyt, and Edith Wharton -- Queer haunting spaces : Madeline Yale Wynne and Elia Wilkinson Peattie -- Ghosts of progress : Alice Cary, Mary Noailles Murfree, Mary Austin, and Edith Wharton -- Familial ghosts : Louise Stockton, Olivia Howard Dunbar, Edith Wharton, Josephine Daskam Bacon, Elia Wilkinson Peattie, Georgia Wood Pangborn, and Mary E. Wilkins Freeman -- Ghosts of desire : Rose Terry Cooke, Alice Brown, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward, and Helen Hull -- Ghostly returns : Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Gertrude Atherton, and Josephine Daskam Bacon -- Coda: The decline of the American female Gothic
Control code
ocn225846971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780823229857
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017450
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1098638
  • (OCoLC)225846971

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