Ridenhour, Jamieson.

In darkest London : the gothic cityscape in Victorian literature / Jamieson Ridenhour. - xii,157 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-151) and index.

The gothic is history -- "Darkness enough": the gothicity of Victorian London -- London chiaroscuro: a gothic map of Victorian London -- Walking in the city of dreadful night: the gothic Flâneur -- Dialogues in the dark: Bakhtin in London -- In which our teleological superiority is eroded.

9780810887770 (hardback)


English fiction--History and criticism.--19th century
City and town life--History--England--London--19th century.

London (England)--In literature.
London (England)--Intellectual life.

820.932421 RID / 011588
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