Sensation and Sublimation in Charles Dickens

  • Authors
  • John Gordon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. John Gordon
    Pages 1-6
  3. John Gordon
    Pages 189-193
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 195-226

About this book


This book explores three crucial stages in Dickens' on-going voyage of discovery into what has been called the 'hidden springs' of his fiction; arguing that in three of Dickens best known novels, we witness Dickens responding to some identifiable force represented as coming from underneath the ground plan of the book in question.


Charles Dickens fiction novel

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