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The Resource A companion to the Victorian novel, edited by William Baker and Kenneth Womack

A companion to the Victorian novel, edited by William Baker and Kenneth Womack

Label
A companion to the Victorian novel
Title
A companion to the Victorian novel
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Baker and Kenneth Womack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Victorian novels remain enormously popular today. Some continue to be made into films, while authors such as Charles Dickens and George Eliot are firmly established in the canon and taught at all levels. These works have also attracted a great deal of critical attention, with much current scholarship examining the novel in relation to its historical, political, and cultural contexts. This reference work is an introductory guide to the Victorian novel, its background, and its legacy. The first section looks at the emergence of the Victorian novel and its literary precursors, with particular emp
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
823/.809
Index
index present
LC call number
PR871
LC item number
.C64 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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1944-
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  • Baker, William
  • Womack, Kenneth
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  • English fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English fiction
  • Romans
  • Engels
Label
A companion to the Victorian novel, edited by William Baker and Kenneth Womack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-426) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nineteenth-century political novel
  • Julian Wolfreys
  • Sociological contexts of Victorian fiction
  • M. Clare Loughlin-Chow
  • Faith, religion, and the nineteenth-century novel
  • Nancy Cervetti
  • Philosophy and the Victorian literary aesthetic
  • Martin Bidney
  • Science and the scientist in Victorian fiction
  • Michael H. Whitworth
  • Victorian novel emerges, 1800-1840
  • Law and the Victorian novel
  • Elizabeth F. Judge
  • Intoxication and the Victorian novel
  • Kathleen McCormack
  • Ghosts and hauntings in the Victorian novel
  • Lucie J. Armitt
  • Victorian gothic
  • Peter J. Kitson
  • Victorian detective fiction
  • Lillian Nayder
  • Ian Duncan
  • Victorian social problem novel
  • James G. Nelson
  • Victorian sensation novel
  • Helen Debenham
  • Victorian juvenilia
  • Christine Alexander
  • Moving pictures : film and the representation of Victorian fictions
  • Todd F. Davis
  • Religion in the novels of Charlotte and Anne Brontë
  • Marianne Thormählen
  • Periodicals and syndication
  • Victorian professionalism and Charlotte Brontë's Villette
  • Russell Poole
  • Charles Dickens
  • K.J. Fielding
  • George Eliot : critical responses to Daniel Deronda
  • Nancy Henry
  • George Eliot's reading revolution and the mythical school of criticism
  • William R. McKelvy
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Edward Neill
  • Graham Law
  • Vanities of William Makepeace Thackeray's Vanity fair
  • Juliet McMaster
  • Anthony Trollope and "classic realism"
  • K.M. Newton
  • George Meredith at the crossways
  • Margaret Harris
  • "Not burying the one talent" : Mrs. Gaskell's life of duty
  • Barbara Quinn Schmidt
  • Wilkie Collins's challenges to pre-Raphaelite gender constructs
  • Sophia Andres
  • Book publishing and the Victorian literary marketplace
  • Postcolonial readings
  • Roslyn Jolly
  • Feminist criticism and the nineteenth-century novel
  • Eileen Gillooly
  • Otherness and identity in the Victorian novel
  • Michael Galchinsky
  • Peter L. Shillingsburg
  • Victorian illustrators and illustration
  • Lynn Alexander
Control code
52768633
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 445 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313314070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52768633
Label
A companion to the Victorian novel, edited by William Baker and Kenneth Womack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-426) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nineteenth-century political novel
  • Julian Wolfreys
  • Sociological contexts of Victorian fiction
  • M. Clare Loughlin-Chow
  • Faith, religion, and the nineteenth-century novel
  • Nancy Cervetti
  • Philosophy and the Victorian literary aesthetic
  • Martin Bidney
  • Science and the scientist in Victorian fiction
  • Michael H. Whitworth
  • Victorian novel emerges, 1800-1840
  • Law and the Victorian novel
  • Elizabeth F. Judge
  • Intoxication and the Victorian novel
  • Kathleen McCormack
  • Ghosts and hauntings in the Victorian novel
  • Lucie J. Armitt
  • Victorian gothic
  • Peter J. Kitson
  • Victorian detective fiction
  • Lillian Nayder
  • Ian Duncan
  • Victorian social problem novel
  • James G. Nelson
  • Victorian sensation novel
  • Helen Debenham
  • Victorian juvenilia
  • Christine Alexander
  • Moving pictures : film and the representation of Victorian fictions
  • Todd F. Davis
  • Religion in the novels of Charlotte and Anne Brontë
  • Marianne Thormählen
  • Periodicals and syndication
  • Victorian professionalism and Charlotte Brontë's Villette
  • Russell Poole
  • Charles Dickens
  • K.J. Fielding
  • George Eliot : critical responses to Daniel Deronda
  • Nancy Henry
  • George Eliot's reading revolution and the mythical school of criticism
  • William R. McKelvy
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Edward Neill
  • Graham Law
  • Vanities of William Makepeace Thackeray's Vanity fair
  • Juliet McMaster
  • Anthony Trollope and "classic realism"
  • K.M. Newton
  • George Meredith at the crossways
  • Margaret Harris
  • "Not burying the one talent" : Mrs. Gaskell's life of duty
  • Barbara Quinn Schmidt
  • Wilkie Collins's challenges to pre-Raphaelite gender constructs
  • Sophia Andres
  • Book publishing and the Victorian literary marketplace
  • Postcolonial readings
  • Roslyn Jolly
  • Feminist criticism and the nineteenth-century novel
  • Eileen Gillooly
  • Otherness and identity in the Victorian novel
  • Michael Galchinsky
  • Peter L. Shillingsburg
  • Victorian illustrators and illustration
  • Lynn Alexander
Control code
52768633
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 445 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313314070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52768633

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