The Victorian Novel

The Victorian Novel

by Amy Sickels
     
 

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School Library Journal
Gr 10 Up-This scholarly volume focuses on the most studied British writers from 1837 to 1901. As a fairly new medium, the Victorian novel was read as entertainment by the literate of all classes. After a lengthy introduction on major novelists and their works, 14 authoritative essays cover such topics as Victorian identity, feminist heroines, sexuality, class, money, and morality, as well as criticisms and comparisons of Victorian fiction. Notes accompany each well-documented selection. AP English students may find these critical essays useful when researching or reading Victorian fiction.-Pat Bender, The Shipley School, Bryn Mawr, PA Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791076781
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Series:
Bloom's Period Studies
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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