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Constellations and Supernovellas Nouvelle and Novel, 1841-1844

TIM FARRANT

in Balzac's Shorter Fictions: Genesis and Genre

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198151975
eISBN:
9780191710247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151975.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter shows that older forms of Balzac's fiction re-emerge and are reinvented towards the end of his career. The early 1840s see a series of ‘supernovellas’, Un début dans la vie, La Muse du ... More


The Sacred Heart and the Return of Kings

Raymond Jonas

in France and the Cult of the Sacred Heart: An Epic Tale for Modern Times

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520221369
eISBN:
9780520924017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221369.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the restoration of the Bourbon monarchy and the role of the Sacred Heart during the Restoration period in France. The first monarch to rule France after the French Revolution ... More


Patriotism, propaganda and pacifism, 1914–1918

Andrew Frayn

in Writing disenchantment: British First World War prose, 1914-30

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719089220
eISBN:
9781781707333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089220.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Chapter 1 examines wartime dissent from patriotic ideals, and the wars in which that disenchantment was officially and tacitly circumscribed. Propaganda posters and treatises are analysed alongside ... More


The New Franco-Italian School of Singing

Sean M. Parr

in Vocal Virtuosity: The Origins of the Coloratura Soprano in Nineteenth-Century Opera

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197542644
eISBN:
9780197542675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197542644.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The nineteenth-century web of teachers, singers, and teacher-singers suggests that coloratura can be examined from the perspective of treatises produced by vocal pedagogues. In addition to vocal ... More


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