By Herbert F. Tucker
The Victorian interval was once a time of speedy cultural swap, which led to an enormous and sundry literary output. A New better half to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled counsel to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and historic context. This revised and elevated variation includes contributions from over 30 top students who, impending the Victorian epoch from assorted positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.
Divided into 5 elements, this new significant other surveys seven many years of historical past sooner than reading the keys levels in a Victorian lifestyles, the major professions and walks of existence, the main Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their people, their houses, and their nationwide identities. vital issues resembling sexuality, denominational religion, social classification, and international empire tell each one chapter’s strategy. every one bankruptcy presents a entire bibliography of tested and rising scholarship.
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A New Companion to Victorian Literature and Culture (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) by Herbert F. Tucker