product description page

Legacy of the Moral Tale : Children's Literature and the English Novel 1744-1859 (Hardcover) (Patrick C.

$49.95
shipping to 94043 only 1 left
get it from Tue, May 1 - Wed, May 2 with standard shipping.
free order pickup not available
not sold at Manhattan Herald Square

about this item

Focusing on the moral tale as foremost among the new genres of literature that emerged during the late 18th century, Fleming examines both the narrative conventions of moral tales themselves and the way in which these conventions were adopted by Victorian novelists who had read and internalized the tales as children. He explores the rise of the moral tale, the moral tale comes of age: Maria Edgeworth and the romantic novel, discipline and narrate: the moral tale and the Newgate novel, Charles Dickens and the instructive monomaniac, and 1859 and after. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 234.0

more to consider

  • Liar's Key (Paperback) (Mark Lawrence)

    $7.19

  • Laughter in Ancient Rome : On Joking, Tickling, and Cracking Up (Reprint) (Paperback) (Mary Beard)

    $12.59

  • Exposed : A Rosato & Dinunzio Novel -  (Rosato & DiNunzio) by Lisa Scottoline (Hardcover)

    $18.29

  • Family Tree: A Novel (Hardcover) (Signed) (Susan Wiggs)

    $19.49

  • Twelve Days of Christmas : A Christmas Novel (Hardcover) (Debbie Macomber)

    $14.00

recommended

  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz

    $10.99

  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)

    $50.30

  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)

    $11.56

  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $20.99 - $27.99


from the manufacturer


guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.