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by the numbers

title: Still Life: Passive Agency in the Gothic Novel

prefatory pages: 5
- title page
- dedication
- abstract
- acknowledgments
- table of contents

pages: 300 (not including prefatory pages)

chapters: 4, plus introduction, works cited, and appendix

Intro) La nature morte: Passivity and Agency in the Gothic Novel
aka: A Sorta Fairytale

1) "I fell into a Fit with my Fright and Terror": Fainting and the Gothic Heroine in Richardson's Pamela
aka: Avec Laudenum

2) "Beauty sleeping in the lap of horror": The Somnolent Heroine in Radcliffe and Lewis
aka: Sleeping with Ghosts

3) "I'll cry myself sick!": Willfull Illness and the Gothic Mode in Brontë's Wuthering Heights
aka: Stay Sick

4) "I will die first!": The Will Towards Death in Richardson's Clarissa
aka: The Rapture

words: 72 916 (80 600 including footnotes)

footnotes: 127

bibliographic entries: 207

dissertation approved: on this day, 27 September 2012, at 2:46pm

now i'm gonna do a little dance, and sing the done song for the very last time:

done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done! done!

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