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The Ashgate research companion to Thomas Lovell Beddoes [electronic resource] / edited by Ute Berns and Michael Bradshaw.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource (xviii, 273 p.)
Series:
Notes:
"First published 2007 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
pt. 1, 1. 'The latch-string of a new world's wicket' : poetry and agency in Death's jest-book, or, The fool's tragedy / Michael O'Neill ; 2. 'Death and his sweetheart' : revolution and return in Death's jest-book / David M. Baulch ; 3. The Jest-book, the body, and the state / Michael Bradshaw ; 4. 'Liberty['s] smile melts tyrants down in time' : T.L. Beddoes's Death's jest-book and German revolutionary discourse in Heine, Börne, and Büchner / Raphael Hörmann ; 5. Death's jest-book and the pathological imagination / Frederick Burwick ; 6. Between the 'hostile body' and the 'hieroglyphic human soul' : the ethics of Beddoes's 'mental theatre' / Nat Leach ; 7. Performing genres in Death's jest-book : tragedy as harlequinade / Ute Berns ; 8. Beddoes and the theatre of cruelty, or, the problem of Isbrand's sister : some thoughts arising while re-editing Death's jest-book / Alan Halsey -- pt. 2, 9. Thomas Lovell Beddoes and the vampires of history : reading the poet's German prose / Andrew James Johnston ; 10. Three of Thomas Lovell Beddoes's dramatic fragments : fractured techno-gothic appendages and Thomas Beddoes's Hygëia / Marjean D. Purinton ; 11. The brides' tragedy and the myth of Cupid and Psyche / Shelley Rees ; 12. Dying with a vengeance : dead brides and the death-fetish in T.L. Beddoes / Diane Long Hoeveler ; 13. T.L. Beddoes's terminable or interminable end / Christopher Moylan.
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  • Research companion to Thomas Lovell Beddoes
  • Thomas Lovell Beddoes
  • Routledge handbooks online.
ISBN:
9781315613697 (e-book : PDF)
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