Herbert F. Tucker's A New Companion to Victorian Literature and Culture PDF

By Herbert F. Tucker

ISBN-10: 1118624491

ISBN-13: 9781118624494

The Victorian interval was once a time of fast cultural swap, which ended in an immense and sundry literary output. A New significant other to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled tips to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and ancient context. This revised and multiplied version contains contributions from over 30 prime students who, imminent the Victorian epoch from diverse positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.

Divided into 5 elements, this new better half surveys seven many years of historical past earlier than interpreting the keys stages in a Victorian lifestyles, the best professions and walks of lifestyles, the main Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their folks, their houses, and their nationwide identities. vital subject matters reminiscent of sexuality, denominational religion, social classification, and worldwide empire tell each one chapter’s strategy. every one bankruptcy offers a finished bibliography of tested and rising scholarship.

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