Christina Rossetti's Gothic

A&C Black
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The poetry of Christina Rossetti is often described as 'gothic' and yet this term has rarely been examined in the specific case of Rossetti's work. Based on new readings of the full range of her writings, from 'Goblin Market' to the devotional poems and prose works, this book explores Rossetti's use of Gothic forms and images to consider her as a Gothic writer. Christina Rossetti's Gothic analyses the poet's use of the grotesque and the spectral and the Christian roots and Pre-Raphaelite influences of Rossetti's deployment of Gothic tropes.
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About the author

Serena Trowbridge is Lecturer in English at Birmingham City University, UK.
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Publisher
A&C Black
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Published on
Aug 1, 2013
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Pages
224
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ISBN
9781441170446
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Language
English
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Genres
Literary Criticism / General
Literary Criticism / Gothic & Romance
Literary Criticism / Women Authors
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