By Herbert F. Tucker
The Victorian interval was once a time of quick cultural switch, which led to an enormous and sundry literary output. A New spouse to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled counsel to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and historic context. This revised and extended version includes contributions from over 30 top students who, imminent the Victorian epoch from varied positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.
Divided into 5 elements, this new significant other surveys seven a long time of background ahead of studying the keys stages in a Victorian existence, the prime professions and walks of existence, the main Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their individuals, their houses, and their nationwide identities. very important themes corresponding to sexuality, denominational religion, social category, and international empire tell every one chapter’s process. every one bankruptcy presents a complete 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