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2 edition of Nightmare Abbey found in the catalog.

Nightmare Abbey

Thomas Love Peacock

Nightmare Abbey

and Crotchet Castle.

by Thomas Love Peacock

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by H. Hamilton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith an introduction by J. B. Priestley.
SeriesNovel library
ContributionsPeacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 228 p.
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18016180M

Apr 09,  · “Though considered a light—even a slight—novel, Nightmare Abbey requires of its ideal reader extensive knowledge of the age that produced it: the literature, the politics, and, not least, the personalities associated with English Romanticism. Lisa Vargo succeeds admirably in bringing this rich background—masterfully synthesized in a critical introduction and amply documented in notes. Apr 09,  · Nightmare Abbey - Ebook written by Thomas Love Peacock. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Nightmare Abbey.

Home › British Fiction › THOUGHTS ON: Nightmare Abbey. THOUGHTS ON: Nightmare Abbey By Paula Bardell-Hedley on 15/09/ • (0). By Thomas Love Peacock. I must begin by confessing that I had never heard of Thomas Love Peacock or his novel Nightmare Abbey until seeing it included at No.9 on the Guardian’s list of Best Novels (compiled by Robert McCrum in ). Nightmare Abbey Book Summary and Study Guide. Thomas Love Peacock Booklist Thomas Love Peacock Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Nightmare Abbey; The plot of Nightmare Abbey revolves arourd the hero Scythrop Glowry's unwillingness to make up his mind which of two young women he is in love with. His character is modeled on Peacock.

Thomas Love Peacock's third novel, Nightmare Abbey (), is a Gothic satire that offers a serious yet witty critique of Romanticism. This first fully comprehensive scholarly edition, including a Read more. Jan 28,  · This book consists of two novels. Nightmare Abbey is a witty spoof of the Romantic Movement and, despite the name, is not a gothic novel. It was one Peacock's first novels. Crotchet Castle was written years later and is a satire of political economists/5(13).


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