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Catholic Sensationalism and Victorian Literature.

Author/Creator:
Moran, Maureen.
Publication:
Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (332 pages)
Series:
Liverpool English Texts and Studies, 49
Liverpool English Texts and Studies, 49 ; v.v. 49
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Subjects:
Catholic Church -- In literature.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Sensationalism in literature.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Catholic Sensationalism and Victorian Literature offers a highly original examination of Victorian sensationalism through the exploration of popular literary representations of Roman Catholicism, that exotic, corrupt religious 'Other' which is inscribed as the implacable anti-English enemy.
Contents:
Intro
Title Page
Contents
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1: Sensational Invasions: The Jesuit, the State and the Family
2: Nuns and Priests: Sensations of the Cloister
3: Persecution and Martyrdom: Th e Law and the Body
4: Feeling the Great Change: Conversion and the Authority of Affect
5: Art Catholicism and the New Catholic Baroque
Epilogue
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Moran, Maureen Catholic Sensationalism and Victorian Literature
ISBN:
9781781386293
9781846310706
OCLC:
476209746