ISBN-10:
078762876X
ISBN-13:
9780787628765
Pub. Date:
04/28/1999
Publisher:
Gale Group
Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism

by Janet Witalec

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Overview

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism

A convenient source of commentary on the careers and works of acclaimed poets, novelists, short story writers, dramatists and philosophers who died between 1800 and 1899. Critical passages within each entry represent the scope of critical response to an author or an individual piece of literature from the first published appraisals to recent evaluations. Approx. Volume 66.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780787628765
Publisher: Gale Group
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Series: Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism Series
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Acknowledgmentsxi
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Boardxiii
The Aborigine in Nineteenth-Century Australian Literature
Introduction1
Overviews2
Representations of the Aborigine in Australian Literature27
Aboriginal Myth, Literature, and Oral Tradition58
Further Reading88
American Realism
Introduction89
Overviews91
Background and Sources112
Social Issues172
Women and Realism223
Further Reading245
Victorian Illustrated Fiction
Introduction247
Overviews and Development248
Technical and Material Aspects of Book Illustration276
Charles Dickens and His Illustrators284
William Makepeace Thackeray320
George Eliot and Frederic Leighton331
Lewis Carroll and John Tenniel351
Further Reading356
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Author Index361
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index451
NCLC Cumulative Nationality Index461

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