By Francis O'Gorman
This quantity offers clean methods to vintage Victorian fiction from 1830 to 1900. together with a chain of unique essays written by way of well known experts within the box, it opens up the cultural global during which the Victorian novel was once written and browse. The 12 individuals offer new views on how Victorian fiction pertains to quite a number vital modern contexts, together with classification, sexuality, empire, psychology, legislation, visible tradition, biology and the stipulations of authorship. Their contributions go conventional disciplinary obstacles, allowing readers to appreciate the Victorian novel’s complicated engagements with varied points of nineteenth-century society.
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A Concise Companion to the Victorian Novel by Francis O'Gorman