A New Companion to Victorian Literature and Culture by Herbert F. Tucker

By Herbert F. Tucker

The Victorian interval used to be a time of swift cultural switch, which led to an important and sundry literary output. A New spouse to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled suggestions to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and historic context. This revised and multiplied version includes contributions from over 30 best students who, coming near near the Victorian epoch from varied positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.

Divided into 5 elements, this new better half surveys seven a long time of background prior to reading the keys stages in a Victorian existence, the prime professions and walks of lifestyles, the key Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their folks, their houses, and their nationwide identities. vital subject matters corresponding to sexuality, denominational religion, social type, and worldwide empire tell each one chapter’s technique. every one bankruptcy presents a complete bibliography of demonstrated and rising scholarship.

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