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ISBN: 1847064892
Author: Grace Moore
Language: English
Publisher: Continuum; 1 edition (August 30, 2012)
Pages: 184
Category: History & Criticism
Subcategory: Literature
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Read by Grace Moore. Taking texts from the early, mid and late Victorian period it encourages students to consider how serialization shaped the nineteenth-century novel.

Read by Grace Moore. It highlights the importance of politics, religion and the evolutionary debate in ‘classic' Victorian texts.

That kind of Victorian novel, for the middle-class was a mixture of old values and .

That kind of Victorian novel, for the middle-class was a mixture of old values and images seen now through the prism of science: psychology, evolution, sociology. Novels were full of overseas adventures, religious beliefs, doubts and a danger of psychic possession by the evil stranger Henry James, who spoke for the future changes in the novel, claimed that fiction would be always the same, described either by the means of imagination or real world.

Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria (1837–1901) (the Victorian era). It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (1901–1910)

Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria (1837–1901) (the Victorian era). It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (1901–1910). While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the conquerors, novels were the emperors of the Victorian period. Charles Dickens (1812–1870) dominated the first part of Victoria's reign and most rightly can be called "The King of Victorian Literature".

Early Victorian literature: the age of the novel Her fellow realist Anthony Trollope published his first novel in 1847 but only established his distinctive manner with The Warden (1855), the first of . .

Early Victorian literature: the age of the novel. Thackeray, Gaskell, and others. Late Victorian fiction may express doubts and uncertainties, but in aesthetic terms it displays a new sophistication and self-confidence. Her fellow realist Anthony Trollope published his first novel in 1847 but only established his distinctive manner with The Warden (1855), the first of a series of six novels set in the fictional county of Barsetshire and completed in 1867.

MA in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture 2013-14 QUESTIONING THE VICTORIANS: TEXTS, CONTEXTS AND AFTERLIVES Convenor: Dr James Williams INTRODUCTION This course surveys some of the major literary and cultural developments in, and the central preoccupations of, Victorian writing, as formulated by contemporaries and by recent critics and theorists. For each seminar there is core reading which is compulsory preparation, and also a selection of further reading which you are encouraged to sample as widely as possible

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This book introduces students to the Victorian novel and its contexts, teaching strategies for reading and researching nineteenth-century literature. Combining close reading with background information and analysis it considers the Victorian novel as a product of the industrial age by focusing on popular texts including Dickens's Oliver Twist, Gaskell's North and South and Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge.

The Victorian Novel in Context examines the changing readership resulting from the growth of mass literacy and the effect that this had on the form of the novel. Taking texts from the early, mid and late Victorian period it encourages students to consider how serialization shaped the nineteenth-century novel. It highlights the importance of politics, religion and the evolutionary debate in 'classic' Victorian texts. Addressing key concerns including realist writing, literature and imperialism, urbanization and women's writing, it introduces students to a variety of the most important critical approaches to the novels. Introducing texts, contexts and criticism, this is a lively and up-to-date resource for anyone studying the Victorian novel.

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