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Author Argyle, Gisela, 1939-

Title Germany as model and monster [electronic resource] : allusions in English fiction, 1830s-1930s / Gisela Argyle.

Imprint Montreal ; Ithaca [N.Y.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 257 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-249) and index.
Contents Bildung and the Bildungsroman -- The Bildungsroman retailored: Carlyle and Goethe -- The Bildungsroman assimilated: Edward Bulwer-Lytton's Ernest Maltravers and Alice -- The Bildungsroman as foil: George Meredith's The ordeal of Richard Feverel and The adventures of Harry Richmond -- The "Philistines' nets": George Eliot's Middlemarch -- Regeneration in German keys: George Eliot's Daniel Deronda -- Infidel novels -- Pessimism and its "overcoming": Schopenhauer and Nietzsche -- Prussianized Germany and the second Weimar Germany.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
German literature -- Appreciation -- England.
Bildungsromans -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- German influences.
Germany -- In literature.
Germany -- Foreign public opinion, British.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0773523510 (alk. paper)

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