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The Resource Elegy for an age : the presence of the past in Victorian literature, John D. Rosenberg

Elegy for an age : the presence of the past in Victorian literature, John D. Rosenberg

Label
Elegy for an age : the presence of the past in Victorian literature
Title
Elegy for an age
Title remainder
the presence of the past in Victorian literature
Statement of responsibility
John D. Rosenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This meditation provides a vivid and authoritative portrait of an era that, in the face of an exhilarating and menacing present, longingly embraced the stability and comfort of a past both real and imagined."--Jacket
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Cataloging source
EUN
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Rosenberg, John D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Anthem nineteenth century studies
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  • Elegiac poetry, English
  • English poetry
  • English literature
  • Elegiac poetry
Label
Elegy for an age : the presence of the past in Victorian literature, John D. Rosenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The age of elegy -- Carlyle : history and the human voice -- Stopping for death : Tennyson's In memoriam -- Tennyson and the passing of Arthur -- Ruskin's benediction : a reading of Fors clavigera -- Water into wine : the miracle of Ruskin's Praeterita -- Mr. Darwin collects himself -- The Oxford elegists : Newman, Arnold, Hopkins -- Swinburne and the ravages of time -- Walter Pater and the art of evanescence -- Varieties of infernal experience : the fall of the city in Victorian literature
Control code
60841895
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781843311560
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (1 color)
Label
Elegy for an age : the presence of the past in Victorian literature, John D. Rosenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The age of elegy -- Carlyle : history and the human voice -- Stopping for death : Tennyson's In memoriam -- Tennyson and the passing of Arthur -- Ruskin's benediction : a reading of Fors clavigera -- Water into wine : the miracle of Ruskin's Praeterita -- Mr. Darwin collects himself -- The Oxford elegists : Newman, Arnold, Hopkins -- Swinburne and the ravages of time -- Walter Pater and the art of evanescence -- Varieties of infernal experience : the fall of the city in Victorian literature
Control code
60841895
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781843311560
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (1 color)

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