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The Crowd

by John Plotz
Publisher: Univ of California Press
Release Date: 2000-12-03
Genre: History
Pages: 263 pages
ISBN 13: 0520219171
ISBN 10: 9780520219175
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Synopsis : The Crowd written by John Plotz, published by Univ of California Press which was released on 2000-12-03. Download The Crowd Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. But—and here is the rub that begins to generate the “tyranny of the human face”—because she is lost to him in reality, she returns to him in dreams. What is lost in the crowds of London, in the contingent, temporary identities forged on ... -- This text sets out to demonstrate the influence of street crowds and political riots on literature in the period between 1800 and 1850. Notable works from the period are used to highlight the author's argument that crowds became a rival for the representational claims of the texts themselves.

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