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By Herbert F. Tucker

The Victorian interval was once a time of fast cultural switch, which ended in a tremendous and sundry literary output. A New better half to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled suggestions to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and historic context. This revised and elevated variation contains contributions from over 30 top students who, drawing close the Victorian epoch from assorted positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.

Divided into 5 elements, this new significant other surveys seven a long time of historical past earlier than studying the keys stages in a Victorian lifestyles, the best professions and walks of existence, the key Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their individuals, their houses, and their nationwide identities. very important subject matters reminiscent of sexuality, denominational religion, social category, and worldwide empire tell every one chapter’s technique. every one bankruptcy offers a accomplished bibliography of tested and rising scholarship.

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