Royce Mahawatte critically compares the frightening, startling and melodramatic moments in George Eliot's fiction with excerpts from Gothic and sensation novels and in doing so argues that suspenseful plotting, and Gothic figures and tropes, play a role within Eliot's ambitions for the Victorian novel.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages, No
- Publisher: University of Wales Press
- Publication Date: 30/03/2013
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780708325766