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Specific terms for gothic Gothic fiction; Gothic revival (Literature) -- Great Britain; Gothic revival (Literature) -- United States; English literature -- 18th century; English literature -- 19th century; American literature -- 18th century ; Gothic conventions; Horror tales; Penny dreadfuls; 
Useful general terms History and criticism; Epistemology -- Analysis ; Fiction -- Criticism And Interpretation; Metaphor -- Usage ; Writers -- Criticism And Interpretation ; Rhetoric -- Usage

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Fiction general PN1-6790
Fiction genres PN3427-3448

 

 

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Specific terms for Modernism Modernism; English fiction 20th century; Popular culture 20th century; Modernism (Aesthetics); Modernism (Literature); Postmodernism; Popular culture; Art and society; Social life and customs 1918-1945 fiction; 
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Literature General PN1-6790
Authorship PN101-245
Special relations, movements and currents of literature PN597-605

 

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Poetry, medieval; Literature, medieval; English literature, Middle English, 1100-1550; European literature, Renaissance, 1450-1600, English literature -- Early modern;
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Literature general PN1-6790
Literature Medieval PN611-694

 

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Specific terms for Victorian English literature -- 19th century; Victorian period; 
Useful general terms  History and criticism; Analysis; Literature; Language; Rhetoric

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Literature General PN1-6790
By period PN610-779

 

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