ISBN-10:
1414421362
ISBN-13:
9781414421360
Pub. Date:
12/23/2008
Publisher:
Gale Group
Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Nineteenth-Century Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Short-Story Writers, & Other Creative Writers

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Nineteenth-Century Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Short-Story Writers, & Other Creative Writers

by Kathy Darrow

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ISBN-13: 9781414421360
Publisher: Gale Group
Publication date: 12/23/2008
Series: Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     vii
Acknowledgments     xi
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Board     xiii
The American Literary Renaissance
Introduction     1
Representative Works     1
Overviews     3
Race and Revolution     22
Gender     41
Further Reading     106
Overpopulation in Nineteenth-Century Literature
Introduction     108
Representative Works     109
Overviews     110
Literary Representations of Social and Economic Theories     134
Regulation of the Body     205
Further Reading     246
The Railroad in Nineteenth-Century Literature
Introduction     247
Representative Works     247
Overviews     249
Symbolism     280
La Bete humaine and Anna Karenina     314
Realism, Sensationalism, and the Railroad     344
Further Reading     371
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Author Index     375
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index     485
NCLC Cumulative Nationality Index     499

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