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Contents List of Illustrations ix Preface xiii Introduction 1 1 The Evolution of a Word 5 2 Christmas at Scrooge's 37 3 Dreams and Nightmares 71 4 Consensus and Nonsense: Lear and Carroll 109 5 Adults in Allegory Land: Kingsley and MacDonald 139 6 From Bildungsroman to Death-Romance: Phantastes, Lilith, and German Romanticism 173 7 Worlds within Worlds: Kipling and Nesbit 205 Notes 241 Bibliography 263 Index 281
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Fantasy literature, English -- History and criticism.
Fantasy in literature.