Primitive Minds: Evolution and Spiritual Experience in the Victorian Novel
Creators:Neill, Anna, 1965-
Subjects (LCSH):English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Spiritualism in literature
Psychology in literature
Psychology and literature
Realism in literature
Literature and science
Keywords:Literary Criticism / European / English
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Publisher:The Ohio State University Press
Evolution and the dreamy mind -- Charlotte Brontë's hypochondriacal heroines -- Spirits and seizures in Bleak House and Our mutual friend -- Suspended animation and second sight : Daniel Deronda and Silas Marner -- Dreamy intuition and detective genius : Ezra Jennings and Sherlock Holmes -- The end of the novel : naturalism and reverie in Tess of the d'Urbervilles and The return of the native.
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