Table of contents for Modern romance and transformations of the novel : the Gothic, Scott, Dickens / Ian Duncan.
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Introduction: fiction as fiction 1. The culture of Gothic
2. The romance of subjection: Scott's Waverley
3. The suspension of belief
4. Scott and Dickens: the work of the author
5. Scott and Dickens: the end of history
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: English fiction 19th century History and criticism, Romances Adaptations History and criticism, Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832 Criticism and interpretation, Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Criticism and interpretation, English fiction 18th century History and criticism, Gothic revival (Literature) Great Britain, Horror tales History and criticism, Romanticism Great Britain, Scotland in literature