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Stéréotypes gothiques dans Northanger Abbey de Jane Austen (1817) et le Manuscrit trouvé à Saragosse de Jean Potocki (1810)

  • Publication type: Journal article
  • Journal: Romanesques Revue du Cercll / Roman & Romanesque
    2018, n° 10
    . Romanesques noirs (1750-1850)
  • Author: Herman (Jan)
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  • Abstract: The novels of Jane Austen and Jean Potocki, which both maintain distant ties to the gothic tradition, nonetheless develop two different relationships to it: as a sort of Don Quixote of the gothic, Austen’s heroine, steeped in English gothic, interprets reality through the topics of the fiction she reads; on the contrary, as an inheritor of the constructions of German gothic, the protagonist of Potocki’s novel finds herself plunged into a book that has become reality.
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  • Pages: 205 to 225
  • Journal: Romanesques (Fictions), n° 10

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-08296-5
  • ISSN: 2271-7242
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-08296-5.p.0205
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Online parution: 08-03-2018
  • Periodicity: Biannual
  • Language: French
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