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art of allusion in Victorian fiction

by Wheeler, Michael

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Published by Macmillan in London ; New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Allusions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementMichael Wheeler
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14636818M
    ISBN 100333240103

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(shelved 2 times as victorian-era-fiction) avg rating —ratings — published In two common literary handbooks, allusion is defined as a brief "reference," tacit or explicit — see Miner, 18 and Abrams, 18 — but our common use of the word also includes the sense of quotation, as Michael Wheeler is right to insist in The Art of Allusion in Victorian Fiction.

Abstract. Every reader of literature must have noticed that writers often quote the works of others. In most readers’ minds, however, quotations and references, the two basic types of allusion, are usually lumped together with such things as book illustrations, chapter titles, and ‘arguments’ which head chapters or cantos, all of which are ignored too easily, or dismissed as virtually.

xiii, pages: 25 cm This book uses traditional methods to show that Edith Wharton's learning in literature and the fine arts was unusually masterful, that she applied her knowledge to create new models of literary allusion, and that in her work she planted clues to personal : Steampunk is a retrofuturistic subgenre of science fiction or science fantasy that incorporates technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery.

Although its literary origins are sometimes associated with the cyberpunk genre, steampunk works are often set in an alternative history of the 19th century British Victorian era or the American "Wild West. THE ART OF FICTION by Henry James [Published in Longman's Magazine 4 (September ), and reprinted in Partial Portraits (Macmillan, ); paragraphing and capitalization follow the Library of America edition.].

I SHOULD not have affixed so comprehensive a title to these few remarks, necessarily wanting in any completeness, upon a subject the full consideration of which would carry us far. The Art of Allusion in Victorian Fiction. Wheeler, Michael. The Victorian Debate: English Literature and Society Shop more Collections related to English Victorian Literature Studies.

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Allusion is too subtle for the internet. The other answer here effectively blurs the meaning of allusion and illusion. A better example is referencing an entire period of art. In neo-classicism painters were trying to tap into the classical era (a.

“So well-researched that The Children’s Book could well have been a consummate history of the [Edwardian] era The book brims in rich pictorial description But more than that, Byatt’s book is an astute moral lesson.” —Chicago Sun-TimesCited by: phony, Milton's allusion to the parable of the talents in his sonnet "On His Blind-ness," and, finally, a nonartistic example, the title of this paper which acknowledges its debt to Gombrich's Art and Illusion.

There are further ways in which works of art can inform and enrich one another which don't count as cases of allusion. Let. Allusion is a literary device used to explain or clarify a complex problem by the act of alluding (referring). Reference is made to a place, historical event, literary work, mythological characters, religious books, myth or a work of art.

Allusions can be a direct form of reference or an implication. Allusions are references to well-known. People or Characters. Works of Art or Literature. Allusion Examples. Many authors utilize the titles of their works to be their allusive references; poetry also utilizes allusions to enhance themes and evoke emotions.

They can also be used to establish mood, setting, and significance. Allusions are not. DOI link for A Victorian Art of Fiction. A Victorian Art of Fiction book. Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals A Victorian Art of Fiction. can often mark its effect in raising the thought to a dignity greater than its own.

Her wealth of allusion is considerable, and it is indicated with becoming reserve, not Author: John Charles Olmsted.This is an allusion to the H. G. Wells’s science fiction novel The Shape of Things to Come This is an allusion to the Victorian-era British poet Lord Alfred Tennyson. One of his well-known longer poems is “Maud,” which is set in an English country garden.

This is an allusion to the book of Genesis in the Old Testament, when Eve.This book is simply a must read for all those who love the great English novels of the Victorian Era and, furthermore, its poetry which, while historically it has fallen into what Chesterton would probably see as justified neglect (save that of Robert Browning), and is now seen as a pale and jejune lifting from the "High Romantics," notably Byron and Shelley, to whom Chesterton pays due homage Cited by: