The Resource Walter Scott--Waverley, Richard Humphrey

Walter Scott--Waverley, Richard Humphrey

Label
Walter Scott--Waverley
Title
Walter Scott--Waverley
Statement of responsibility
Richard Humphrey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5322.W43
LC item number
H85 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Landmarks of world literature
Label
Walter Scott--Waverley, Richard Humphrey
Publication
Note
Cover title: Scott--Waverley
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-128)
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Contents
  • 1. Scott's changing world and the making of Waverley. 1. The Napoleonic years. 2. The Age of History and the Scottish Enlightenment. 3. Changing Scotland. 4. 'These giddy-paced times' and the Age of the Museum. 5. Changing Scott. 6. Scott, the great coaginator -- 2. Waverley as story. 7. New journeys, new plot. 8. New encounters, new cast. 9. The hero as intermediary. 10. Previous fiction of the Forty-five. 11. Between highland and lowland, stasis and change. 12. Between prejudice and cultural tolerance. 13. Between rebellion and civil order, nationhood and Union. 14. Between romance and realism -- 3. Waverley as history. 15. Historical fiction and history as temporal structures. 16. The Forty-five: a modern history. 17. The silences of Waverley. 18. The turn from 'drum and trumpet' history. 19. The civilian on the battlefield. 20. The eclipse of epic and ballad. 21. Historical romance: a new use of the past. 22. Metahistory: the historians in the historical novel
  • 4. Waverley as initiator. 23. The novelty of Scott's historical novel. 24. Waverley and the Waverley Novels. 25. The influence on the early European historical novel. 26. The influence on European realism. 27. The influence on nineteenth-century historiography. 28. Waverley as bestseller -- 5. Conclusions. 29. A fourfold landmark of world literature. 30. Scott, the verbal museum and us
Control code
000009733514
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 128 p.
Isbn
9780521378888
Lccn
92042217 //r97
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.b16139379
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27106693
  • rmr6324444

Library Locations

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