Republicanism, regicide and "The Musgrave Ritual"

Jacobs, Richard (2010) Republicanism, regicide and "The Musgrave Ritual" Victorians (118). pp. 54-65. ISSN 0042-5192

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A reading of the Sherlock Holmes story that suggests the presence of a repressed engagement with the traumatic events of the English civil war and the execution of Charles 1. The editing out from history of these events is an act of forgetting that is recovered in the story's impulse to detect, retrace and recuperate.

Item Type:Journal article
Subjects:Q000 Languages and Literature - Linguistics and related subjects > Q300 English studies
Faculties:Faculty of Arts
ID Code:9416
Deposited By:Richard Jacobs
Deposited On:08 Dec 2011 11:22
Last Modified:29 Mar 2012 13:18

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