One of the central images conjured up by the gothic novel is that of a shadowy spectre slowly rising from a mysterious abyss. In The Rise of the Gothic Novel. Read “The Rise of the Gothic Novel” by Maggie Kilgour with Rakuten Kobo. One of the central images conjured up by the gothic novel is that of a shadowy. Maggie Kilgour, The Rise of the Gothic Novel (London and New York: Routledge, ), pp. £ hardback. 0 5. £ paperback.

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She concludes with a close reading of the quintessential gothic novel, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. An impressive and highly original study, The Rise of the Gothic Novel is an invaluable contribution to the continuing literary debates which surround this influential genre.


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Shelley, as well as Godwin and Wollstonecraft. Beatrix rated it really liked it Jul 14, In this cogent analysis of the rise and fall of the gothic as a popular form, Kilgour juxtaposes the writings of William Ths with Mary Wollstonecraft, and Ann Radcliffe with Matthew Lewis.

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