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The Resource Medusa's daughters : magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle, edited by Theodora Goss

Medusa's daughters : magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle, edited by Theodora Goss

Label
Medusa's daughters : magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle
Title
Medusa's daughters
Title remainder
magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle
Statement of responsibility
edited by Theodora Goss
Title variation
Medusas daughters
Contributor
Author
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Medusa's daughters is a sinister Gothic delight, full of unrepentant witches, ghosts, dryads, and changelings. Goss is an expert guide to the strange codes of fin-de-siécle patriarch and the bold, monstrous women who defied them
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10890320
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
820.8/09287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3448.G68
LC item number
M43 2020
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1850-1904
  • 1856-1935
  • 1852-1930
  • 1861-1907
  • 1856-1935
  • 1857-1944
  • 1874-1944
  • 1858-1924
  • 1866-1902
  • 1873-1947
  • 1866-1918
  • 1862-1937
  • 1869-1928
  • 1860-1935
  • 1863-1911
  • 1871-1906
  • 1861-1931
  • 1861-1943
  • 1885-1928
  • 1882-1941
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goss, Theodora
  • Chopin, Kate
  • Reese, Lizette Woodworth
  • Freeman, Mary Eleanor Wilkins
  • Coleridge, Mary E.
  • Lee, Vernon
  • Robinson, A. Mary F.
  • Custance, Olive
  • Nesbit, E.
  • Carbery, Ethna
  • Cather, Willa
  • Shorter, Dora Sigerson
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Mew, Charlotte Mary
  • Gilman, Charlotte Perkins
  • Watson, Rosamund Marriott
  • Chesson, Nora
  • Tynan, Katharine
  • Kendall, May
  • Radford, Dollie
  • Wylie, Elinor
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Robert Kraiza
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Medusa's daughters : magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle, edited by Theodora Goss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrated by Robert Kraiza
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mary Wilkins Freeman
  • The witch
  • The white women
  • The other side of a mirror
  • Mary Coleridge
  • Dionea
  • Vernon Lee (Violet Paget)
  • The dryads
  • A. Mary F. Robinson
  • The white witch
  • Introduction
  • The changeling
  • Olive Custance
  • Man-size in marble
  • E. Nesbit
  • The love-talker
  • Niamh
  • Ethna Carbery (Anne MacManus) ; The princess Baladina, her adventure
  • Willa Cather
  • The watcher in the woods
  • The white witch
  • Theodora Goss
  • Dora Sigerson Shorter
  • Bewitched
  • Edith Wharton
  • The farmer's bride
  • The changeling
  • Charlotte New
  • The yellow wallpaper
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • Ballad the bird-bridge
  • The orchard of the moon
  • An Egyptian cigarette
  • Rosamund Marriott Watson
  • A white night
  • Charlotte Mew
  • A drowned girl to her lover
  • Hertha
  • Nora Hopper Chesson
  • The hermit and the wild woman
  • Edith Wharton
  • Nymphs
  • The children of lir
  • Kate Chopin
  • Katherine Tynan
  • The princess and the hedge-pig
  • E. Nesbit
  • A castle in the air
  • The mermaid's chapel
  • May Kendall
  • A ballad of victory
  • Dollie Radford
  • When I was a witch
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • The singer
  • Atavism
  • The fairy goldsmith
  • Madman's song
  • Elinor Wylie
  • A haunted house
  • Virginia Woolf
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the editor
  • All hallows night
  • Lizette Woodworth Reese
  • Luella Miller
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9781941360361
Lccn
2019943335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1128030773
  • (OCoLC)1128030773
Label
Medusa's daughters : magic and monstrosity from women writers on the fin-de-siécle, edited by Theodora Goss
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrated by Robert Kraiza
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mary Wilkins Freeman
  • The witch
  • The white women
  • The other side of a mirror
  • Mary Coleridge
  • Dionea
  • Vernon Lee (Violet Paget)
  • The dryads
  • A. Mary F. Robinson
  • The white witch
  • Introduction
  • The changeling
  • Olive Custance
  • Man-size in marble
  • E. Nesbit
  • The love-talker
  • Niamh
  • Ethna Carbery (Anne MacManus) ; The princess Baladina, her adventure
  • Willa Cather
  • The watcher in the woods
  • The white witch
  • Theodora Goss
  • Dora Sigerson Shorter
  • Bewitched
  • Edith Wharton
  • The farmer's bride
  • The changeling
  • Charlotte New
  • The yellow wallpaper
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • Ballad the bird-bridge
  • The orchard of the moon
  • An Egyptian cigarette
  • Rosamund Marriott Watson
  • A white night
  • Charlotte Mew
  • A drowned girl to her lover
  • Hertha
  • Nora Hopper Chesson
  • The hermit and the wild woman
  • Edith Wharton
  • Nymphs
  • The children of lir
  • Kate Chopin
  • Katherine Tynan
  • The princess and the hedge-pig
  • E. Nesbit
  • A castle in the air
  • The mermaid's chapel
  • May Kendall
  • A ballad of victory
  • Dollie Radford
  • When I was a witch
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • The singer
  • Atavism
  • The fairy goldsmith
  • Madman's song
  • Elinor Wylie
  • A haunted house
  • Virginia Woolf
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the editor
  • All hallows night
  • Lizette Woodworth Reese
  • Luella Miller
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9781941360361
Lccn
2019943335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1128030773
  • (OCoLC)1128030773

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