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The Fantastic Sublime: Romanticism and Transcendence in Nineteenth-Century Children's Fantasy Literature

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Many Victorian and Edwardian fantasy stories began as extemporaneous oral tales told for the delight of children and, like Alice in Wonderland and The Wind in the Willows, were written down by chance. These fanciful stories, told with child-like spontaneity, are analyzed here to argue their role in the revolution not only of children's literature, but of the general conception of childho... More
Book Information
PublisherPraeger Pub
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages168
ISBN-100313300844
ISBN-13978-0313300844
Publication Date11/30/1996
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About David Sandner (Author) : David Sandner is a published author. Published credits of David Sandner include The Fantastic Sublime: Romanticism and Transcendence in Nineteenth-Century Children's Fantasy Literature (Contributions ... more
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