Victorian Urban Settings: Essays on the Nineteenth-Century City and Its Contexts

Victorian Urban Settings: Essays on the Nineteenth-Century City and Its Contexts

by Debra N. Mancoff
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815319495

ISBN-13: 9780815319498

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815319498
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Series:
Literature and Society in Victorian Britain Series, #1
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction, Harold Perkin * Commercial Sites: The Early Victorian Development of Cannon Street, Linda R. Krause * Mapping Contagion in Victorian London: Disease in the East End, Mary Burgan * Symbols of Success in Suburbia: The Establishment of Artists' Communities in Late Victorian London, Joseph F. Lamb * London, Dickens, and the Theatre of Homelessness, * Disvaluing the Popular: London Street Culture, "Industrial Literacy," and the Emergence of Mass Culture in Victorian England, Edward Jacobs * The City, the Country, and Communities of Singing Women: Music in the Novels of Elizabeth Gaskell, Alisa M. Clapp * "Oor Location": Scotswomen Poets and theTransition from Rural to Urban Culture, Florence S. Boos * Re-forming London: George Cruikshank and the Victorian Age, Anne L. Helmreich * Photography and the Image of the London Poor, Thomas Prasch * Midnight Scenes and Social Photographs: Thomas Annan's Glasgow, Ian Spring * Lessons in Stone: Architecture and Academic Ethos in an Urban Setting, Sarah Barnes * Index

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