Open houses : poverty, the novel, and the architectural idea in nineteenth-century Britain

Leckie, Barbara, author

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  • Creator Barbara Leckie
  • Format Books
  • Publication Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018] ©2018
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  • Physical Details
    • 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780812250299, 081225029X
  • OCLC on1006471097

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-292) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction : "Let us look into the house" -- A simple idea of architecture -- The dark side of the interior -- "The ruined house" : Charles Dickens's Bleak House -- The mediating imagination : George Eliot's Middlemarch -- The interpenetrating imagination : Henry James's The Princess Casamassima -- Conclusion : The epistemology of the house
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