Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2015

272 Pages | 2 b/w illus.

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748696741

Bookseller Code (06)

Romantic Gothic

An Edinburgh Companion

edited by Angela Wright and Dale Townshend

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Companions to the Gothic

  • Provides a detailed, rigorous account of the rise and development of the Gothic aesthetic in British, American and European culture between 1740 and 1840
  • Subjects early Gothic writing to sustained critical attention and re-examination
  • Situates British Gothic writing in relation to contemporary developments of the mode in America and Continental Europe
  • Focusing and summarising key critical concerns, the collection also seeks to advance current scholarly debates particularly with respect to the ongoing interest in the relationship between Romanticism and the Gothic

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