Books+ Search Results

Surprise the poetics of the unexpected from Milton to Austen

Title
Surprise [electronic resource] : the poetics of the unexpected from Milton to Austen / Christopher R. Miller.
ISBN
9780801455780
9780801453694 (cloth : alk. paper)
Published
London : Cornell University, 2015. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)
Physical Description
1 online resource (pages cm)
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Description based on print version record.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Variant and related titles
Project MUSE - UPCC 2015 Complete.
Project MUSE - UPCC 2015 Literature.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 18, 2015
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
From Aristotle to emotion theory
Being and feeling: the surprise attacks of Paradise Lost
The accidental doctor: physics and metaphysics in Robinson Crusoe
The purification of surprise in Pamela
Fielding's statues of surprize
Northanger Abbey and Gothic perception: Austen's aesthetics and ethics of surprise
Wordsworthian shocks, gentle and otherwise
Fine suddenness?: Keats's sense of a beginning.
Also listed under
Project Muse.
Citation

Available from:

Online
Loading holdings.
Unable to load. Retry?
Loading holdings...
Unable to load. Retry?