WorldCat Identities

Watt, James

Works: 2 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 1,911 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR858.T3, 823.087290909033
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Watt
Contesting the Gothic fiction, genre and cultural conflict, 1764-1832 by James Watt( )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charting its vicissitudes from Walpole to Scott, James Watt shows the Gothic to have been a heterogeneous body of fiction, characterised at times by antagonistic relations between writers or works. He examines the novels' political import, and looks ahead to the fluctuating critical status of Scott and the Gothic
The old English baron: a Gothic story by Clara Reeve( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Sir Philip Harclay returns to England after a long absence, he finds that his childhood friend, Arthur, Lord Lovel, is no longer alive, and that the castle and estates of the Lovel family have twice changed hands. But a mysteriously abandoned set of rooms in the castle of Lovel promises to disclose the secrets of the past. After a series of frantic episodes and surprising revelations, culminating in a trial by combat, the crimes of the usurper and the legitimacy of the true heir are finally discovered
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.52 (from 0.50 for Contesting ... to 0.74 for The old En ...)
Alternative Names
Watt, James H.
English (28)