Ventriloquized Bodies: Narratives of Hysteria in Nineteenth-century France

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Cornell University Press, 1994 - Literary Criticism - 295 pages
 

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Contents

T Barthélémy Dermographic arm etchings
21
F Allard and H Meige Lithographic man
23
T Barthélémy Dermographic sign of Satan
25
Lannois Autographic woman Angéline Donadieu
27
Trepsat Dermographic diagnosis
28
Max Müller Illustration of larynx
46
Edouard Manet Gare SaintLazare
60
JeanBaptiste Greuze La Cruche cassée
198
Eugène Girard La Femme émancipée répandantla lumière sur le monde pétroleuse
213
Gustave Courbet LOrigine du monde
222
Paul Richer Tableau synoptique de la grande attaque hystérique
243
Speculations on Dracula Frankenstein and Rachildes Monster
261
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Janet Beizer is Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures at Harvard University. She is the author of Ventriloquized Bodies: Narratives of Hysteria in Nineteenth-Century France , also from Cornell, and Family Plots: Balzac's Narrative Generations .

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