By John Charles Olmsted
First released in 1979, this choice of sixty-three essays at the novel drawn from ten periodicals demonstrates the first matters of these discussing the character and function of prose fiction within the interval from 1830 to 1850. The essays replicate what used to be suggestion and acknowledged concerning the artwork of fiction and exhibit what newshounds of those periodicals idea have been the main pressing serious issues dealing with the operating reviewer.
Including an advent which assesses the problems raised by means of the easiest periodicals on the time, this anthology is designed to supply scholars of Victorian fiction and demanding conception with a suite of essays at the paintings of fiction in a handy and sturdy shape.
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A Victorian Art of Fiction: Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1830-1850: Volume 1 by John Charles Olmsted