By Stefan Zweig
Dans Amok, publié en 1922, est suggéré un bon, utilization de l'exotisme : c'est d'abord de rendre problématique le confort d'une formule de croisière... Pour éprouver; en soi et partout autour, l. a. présence d'un royaume primitif, puissant et mystérieux, le royaume de l'Autre, de l'Inhumain, de l. a. Mort... et devenir ainsi un authentique exote (un en -, dehors », un « hors-venu ») sachant « parler et parler longtemps avec toutes les bouches, dans los angeles nuit ». VICTOR SEGALEN, los angeles Marche du feu.
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James舗s review reflects this, as does the considerable attention Gaskell gave to what we now call the 舠packaging舡 of her first novel. Like her good friend Charlotte Brontȵ, Elizabeth Gaskell had sought a male pseudonym to use for her first novel, Mary Barton:ATale of Manchester Life (1848), even though her publisher had suggested that the novel would be more popular if it was known to be the work of 舠a lady舡 (Uglow, Elizabeth Gaskell: A Habit of Stories, p. 183). 舡 Gaskell agonized about the choice of the male pseudonym until she chose舒too late舒the name 舠Stephen Berwick舡 (Uglow, pp.
The nuances of social life in Hollingford demand the reader舗s attention throughout the novel. One of Gaskell舗s talents as a novelist is the evocation of the internal hierarchies and distinctions among and between the various classes. This talent makes the texture of everyday living seem particularly indebted to the web of classes present even within a county and a village. The contemporary reader will want to familiarize herself with the various titles and distinctions employed in the novel, and to achieve a working understanding of their connotations, to better understand the social exchanges among the various characters.
Gibson舗s Little Dinner CHAPTER 25 - Hollingford in a Bustle CHAPTER 26 - A Charity Ball CHAPTER 27 - Father and Sons CHAPTER 28 - Rivalry CHAPTER 29 - Bush-Fighting CHAPTER 30 - Old Ways and New Ways CHAPTER 31 - A Passive Coquette CHAPTER 32 - Coming Events CHAPTER 33 - Brightening Prospects CHAPTER 34 - A Lover舗s Mistake CHAPTER 35 - The Mother舗s Man̹uvre CHAPTER 36 - Domestic Diplomacy CHAPTER 37 - A Fluke, and What Came of It CHAPTER 38 - Mr. C. CHAPTER 39 - Secret Thoughts Ooze Out CHAPTER 40 - Molly Gibson Breathes Freely CHAPTER 41 - Gathering Clouds CHAPTER 42 - The Storm Bursts CHAPTER 43 - Cynthia舗s Confession CHAPTER 44 - Molly Gibson to the Rescue CHAPTER 45 - Confidences CHAPTER 46 - Hollingford Gossips CHAPTER 47 - Scandal and Its Victims CHAPTER 48 - An Innocent Culprit CHAPTER 49 - Molly Gibson Finds a Champion CHAPTER 50 - Cynthia at Bay CHAPTER 51 - 舖Troubles Never Come Alone舗 CHAPTER 52 - Squire Hamley舗s Sorrow CHAPTER 53 - Unlooked-For Arrivals CHAPTER 54 - Molly Gibson舗s Worth is Discovered CHAPTER 55 - An Absent Lover Returns CHAPTER 56 - 舖Off with the Old Love, and On with the New舗 CHAPTER 57 - Bridal Visits and Adieux CHAPTER 58 - Reviving Hopes and Brightening Prospects CHAPTER 59 - Molly Gibson at Hamley Hall CHAPTER 60 - Roger Hamley舗s Confession CONCLUDING REMARKS BY THE EDITOR OF THE CORNHILL MAGAZINE ENDNOTES INSPIRED BY WIVES AND DAUGHTERS COMMENTS & QUESTIONS FOR FURTHER READING FROM THE PAGES OF WIVES AND DAUGHTERS For the first time in her life, Molly Gibson was to be included among the guests at the Towers.