The Resource Great expectations : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism, Charles Dickens ; edited by Edgar Rosenberg, Cornell University

Great expectations : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism, Charles Dickens ; edited by Edgar Rosenberg, Cornell University

Label
Great expectations : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism
Title
Great expectations
Title remainder
authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dickens ; edited by Edgar Rosenberg, Cornell University
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a critical edition of Dickens's story of a poor orphan boy educated as a gentleman in Victorian England, with textual notes, essays on the context of the novel, and critical readings of the work, its characters, and its significance
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickens, Charles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4560
LC item number
.A1 1999
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rosenberg, Edgar
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Ex-convicts
  • Benefactors
  • Young men
  • England
  • Revenge
  • Orphans
Label
Great expectations : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism, Charles Dickens ; edited by Edgar Rosenberg, Cornell University
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-744)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A chronology of Great expectations
  • Anny Saldrin
  • The (unread) reading version of Great expectations
  • Jean Callahan
  • The genesis of a novel: Great expectations
  • Harry Stone
  • Contexts. Dickens and the world of Pip. Dickens among the tombstones
  • James T. Fields
  • Dickens in 1861
  • Edgar Rosenberg
  • The text of Great expectations. Adopted readings
  • Pip's upward mobility
  • Humphry House
  • The pursuit of gentility
  • Robin Gilmour
  • Childhood lessons. Captain murderer
  • Charles Dickens
  • Naturally vicious: many a moral thing for the young
  • Mrs. Sherwood
  • Dame schools and Bible studies
  • The Newcastle Commission
  • Textual notes
  • Reformatory: down and out in London and Botany Bay. On gibbeting
  • William Sykes
  • Firing a Rick and breaking the Sabbath
  • Sir Henry Hawkins
  • Of transportation
  • Jeremy Bentham
  • A convict's recollections of New South Wales
  • Theatrical. The apprentice's vade mecum: a gloss on George Barnwell
  • Samuel Richardson
  • Hamlet before Wopsle
  • Launching Great expectations
  • Henry Fielding
  • Criticism. Contemporary reviews and early comments. Dickens' comeback
  • The Saturday Review
  • The most successful of his works have been his most incoherent
  • The spectator
  • I would rather read a good review of it
  • Henry Crabb Robinson
  • Dickens as serial writer
  • E.S. Dallas
  • Dickens's tiresome clowning
  • Writing Great expectations
  • The Dublin University Magazine
  • Dickens knows nothing of sin when it is not crime
  • J.M. Capes and J.E.E.D. Acton
  • Specimens of oddity run mad
  • Mrs. Oliphant
  • Dickens's shrews
  • George Gissing
  • Essays. Autumnal England
  • E.M. Forster
  • Introduction to Great expectations
  • A note on Dickens's working plans
  • Bernard Shaw
  • Charles Dickens
  • George Orwell
  • G.B.S. on Great expectations
  • Humphry House
  • On Great expectations
  • Dorothy Van Ghent
  • The hero's guilt: the case of Great expectations
  • Julian Moynahan
  • The descriptive headlines
  • Putting an end to Great expectations
  • Backgrounds. Dickens's letters on Great expectations
  • The prose and poetry of Great expectations
  • David Gervais
  • Dickens and the uncanny: repression and displacement in Great expectations
  • Michal Peled Ginsburg
  • A re-vision of Miss Havisham: her expectations and our responses
  • Linda Raphael
  • Bodies of capital: Great expectations and the climacteric economy
  • Susan Walsh
  • The critical autonomy of Great expectations
  • K.J. Fielding
  • Great expectations
  • Christopher Ricks
  • Oral Dickens
  • Ian Watt
  • Repetition, repression, and return: the plotting of Great expectations
  • Peter Brooks
Control code
ocm24953569
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 748 pages
Isbn
9780393960693
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91043432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)24953569
Label
Great expectations : authoritative text, backgrounds, contexts, criticism, Charles Dickens ; edited by Edgar Rosenberg, Cornell University
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-744)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A chronology of Great expectations
  • Anny Saldrin
  • The (unread) reading version of Great expectations
  • Jean Callahan
  • The genesis of a novel: Great expectations
  • Harry Stone
  • Contexts. Dickens and the world of Pip. Dickens among the tombstones
  • James T. Fields
  • Dickens in 1861
  • Edgar Rosenberg
  • The text of Great expectations. Adopted readings
  • Pip's upward mobility
  • Humphry House
  • The pursuit of gentility
  • Robin Gilmour
  • Childhood lessons. Captain murderer
  • Charles Dickens
  • Naturally vicious: many a moral thing for the young
  • Mrs. Sherwood
  • Dame schools and Bible studies
  • The Newcastle Commission
  • Textual notes
  • Reformatory: down and out in London and Botany Bay. On gibbeting
  • William Sykes
  • Firing a Rick and breaking the Sabbath
  • Sir Henry Hawkins
  • Of transportation
  • Jeremy Bentham
  • A convict's recollections of New South Wales
  • Theatrical. The apprentice's vade mecum: a gloss on George Barnwell
  • Samuel Richardson
  • Hamlet before Wopsle
  • Launching Great expectations
  • Henry Fielding
  • Criticism. Contemporary reviews and early comments. Dickens' comeback
  • The Saturday Review
  • The most successful of his works have been his most incoherent
  • The spectator
  • I would rather read a good review of it
  • Henry Crabb Robinson
  • Dickens as serial writer
  • E.S. Dallas
  • Dickens's tiresome clowning
  • Writing Great expectations
  • The Dublin University Magazine
  • Dickens knows nothing of sin when it is not crime
  • J.M. Capes and J.E.E.D. Acton
  • Specimens of oddity run mad
  • Mrs. Oliphant
  • Dickens's shrews
  • George Gissing
  • Essays. Autumnal England
  • E.M. Forster
  • Introduction to Great expectations
  • A note on Dickens's working plans
  • Bernard Shaw
  • Charles Dickens
  • George Orwell
  • G.B.S. on Great expectations
  • Humphry House
  • On Great expectations
  • Dorothy Van Ghent
  • The hero's guilt: the case of Great expectations
  • Julian Moynahan
  • The descriptive headlines
  • Putting an end to Great expectations
  • Backgrounds. Dickens's letters on Great expectations
  • The prose and poetry of Great expectations
  • David Gervais
  • Dickens and the uncanny: repression and displacement in Great expectations
  • Michal Peled Ginsburg
  • A re-vision of Miss Havisham: her expectations and our responses
  • Linda Raphael
  • Bodies of capital: Great expectations and the climacteric economy
  • Susan Walsh
  • The critical autonomy of Great expectations
  • K.J. Fielding
  • Great expectations
  • Christopher Ricks
  • Oral Dickens
  • Ian Watt
  • Repetition, repression, and return: the plotting of Great expectations
  • Peter Brooks
Control code
ocm24953569
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 748 pages
Isbn
9780393960693
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91043432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)24953569

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