The Resource A man of genius, Janet Todd

A man of genius, Janet Todd

Label
A man of genius
Title
A man of genius
Statement of responsibility
Janet Todd
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Man of Genius portrays a psychological journey from safety into obsession and secrecy. It mirrors a physical passage from flamboyant Regency England through a Europe conquered by Napoleon. Ann, a successful writer of cheap Gothic novels, becomes obsessed with Robert James--regarded by many, including himself, as a genius--with his ideas, his talk, and his band of male followers. However, their relationship becomes tortuous, as Robert descends into violence and madness. The pair leaves London for occupied Venice, where Ann tries to cope with the monstrous ego of her lover. Forced to flee with a stranger, she delves into her past, to be jolted by a series of revelations--about her lover, her parentage, the stranger, and herself
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Todd, Janet
Dewey number
823.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.O
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, English
  • Voyages and travels
  • Love affairs
  • British
  • Secrecy
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Great Britain
  • Venice (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Label
A man of genius, Janet Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781908524713
Lccn
2016387598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn945183725
  • (OCoLC)945183725
Label
A man of genius, Janet Todd
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781908524713
Lccn
2016387598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn945183725
  • (OCoLC)945183725

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