By Herbert F. Tucker
The Victorian interval was once a time of swift cultural switch, which ended in an immense and sundry literary output. A New significant other to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled counsel to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and old context. This revised and multiplied variation includes contributions from over 30 major students who, forthcoming the Victorian epoch from diverse positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.
Divided into 5 components, this new significant other surveys seven many years of historical past earlier than reading the keys stages in a Victorian lifestyles, the prime professions and walks of existence, the key Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their individuals, their houses, and their nationwide identities. very important subject matters akin to sexuality, denominational religion, social classification, and international empire tell every one chapter’s method. each one bankruptcy offers a complete bibliography of confirmed and rising scholarship.
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