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Fiction and Repetition

Seven English Novels

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$47.00 • £37.95 • €42.50

ISBN 9780674299269

Publication Date: 10/15/1985

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260 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • 1. Two Forms of Repetition
  • 2. Lord Jim: Repetition as Subversion of Organic Form
  • 3. Wuthering Heights: Repetition and the “Uncanny”
  • 4. Henry Esmond: Repetition and Irony
  • 5. Tess of the D’Urbervilles: Repetition as Immanent Design
  • 6. The Well-Beloved: The Compulsion to Stop Repeating
  • 7. Mrs. Dalloway: Repetition as the Raising of the Dead
  • 8. Between the Acts: Repetition as Extrapolation
  • Notes
  • Index

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