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Author Green-Lewis, Jennifer, author.

Title Victorian photography, literature and the invention of modern memory : already the past / Jennifer Green-Lewis, the George Washington University.

Publication Info. London ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    770 GRE    Available
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Description xxi, 173 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
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Series Photography, history : history, photography
Photography, history: history, photography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-163) and index.
Contents The Photograph in Time -- Photography in the Age of Oblivion -- A Culture of Memory -- The Retrievable Past -- "Already the Past": The Backward Glance of Victorian Photography -- The Photograph is Associated with the Past -- The Real is Past -- Having Been: Photography and the Texture of Time -- Surface: The Rough and the Smooth -- Precision, Duration, Simultaneity -- The Fossil and the Photograph -- Texture and the Matter of Photography -- The Photograph as Time -- Literary Memory and Victorian Stylistics -- Photography, Remembrance, and the Novel -- The Language of Reviews: Realism and Details -- The Flash of Insight: Metaphor and Narration -- Literary Description and the Structure of Recall -- The Pictorial Present -- Past as Picture: David Copperfield -- Combination Printing and Novelistic Memory -- Modernism's Photographic Past -- Past Inaccessible: The First World War -- "The Dead": Photography and the Persistence of the Object -- Woolf: The "Now" of the Photographed World -- "The Ache of Departure": Modernism's Victorian Childhood -- At Home in the Nineteenth Century -- The Visible Nineteenth Century -- A Photographic Canon -- Nostalgia, Authenticity, Home Furnishing -- At Home in the Nineteenth Century.
Subject Photography -- Social aspects -- History -- 19th century.
Photography literature -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and photography.
Added Title Already the past
Other Form: Online version: Green-Lewis, Jennifer. Victorian photography, literature and the invention of modern memory. London, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Bloomsbury Academic an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017 9781474263092 (DLC) 2016054496
ISBN 9781474263085 (hardback)
1474263089 (hardback)

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