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Autobiography in the Victorian Age 1830 - 1890

by Nicholas Van Rijn

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Modern - 19th Century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8423335M
    ISBN 101410202364
    ISBN 109781410202369
    OCLC/WorldCa60523545

    Book Description. This is a thought-provoking synthesis of the Victorian period, focusing on the themes of science, religion, politics and art. It examines the developments which radically changed the intellectual climate and illustrates how their manifestations permeated Victorian :// This volume examines Victorian historiography, religion, science and politics in order to establish the social and institutional framework in which intellectual and cultural life operated. It centres on the idea of "time-hauntedness" as a defining feature of middle-class ://?id=HG0gAQAAIAAJ.

      Reference > Cambridge History > The Victorian Age, Part Two > Anglo-Irish Literature > Bibliography: CONTENTS VOLUME CONTENTS INDEX OF ALL CHAPTERS BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD: The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes (–21). Vol. The Victorian Age, Part Two. IX. Anglo-Irish ://   "Victorian Women and Menstruation" Elaine and English Showalter "Marriage, Redundancy or Sin: The Painter's View of Women in the First Twenty-Five Years of Victoria's Reign" Helene E. Roberts "A Study of Victorian Prostitution and Venereal Disease" E.M. Sigsworth and T.J. Wyke "Working Class Women in Britain, " Peter N.  › Books › Literature & Fiction › History & Criticism.

    Abstract. This thesis examines the situation of the physically disabled poor over the period c. It concentrates initially on the treatment of these individuals under the Poor Law and then proceeds to examine voluntary provision, focusing in particular on the   • publication of first American fashion magazine, Godey’s Lady’s Book • dye chemistry improved which revolutionized textile printing. Patterned fabrics widely available • Queen Victoria ascends the throne in England at the age of 18


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He assesses Victorian religion, science and politics in their own terms and   Special attention is paid to the reform agenda of new groups which challenged traditional society, and this perspective informs Gilmour's discussion throughout the book.

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Special attention is paid to the reform agenda of new groups which challenged traditional society, and this perspective informs Gilmour's discussion throughout the book. He assesses Victorian religion, science and politics in their own terms and in relation to the larger cultural politics of the middle-class challenge to :// The Intellectual and Cultural Context of English Literature, - Author: David Carroll,Michael Wheeler; Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Category: Literary Criticism Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This is a thought-provoking synthesis of the Victorian period, focusing on the themes of science, religion, politics and :// Incorporating a broad range of contemporary scholarship, A History of Victorian Literature presents an overview of the literature produced in Great Britain between andwith fresh consideration of both major figures and some of the era's less familiar authors.

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Sent from and sold by  › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › History & Criticism › Literary Studies. This book continues the story of English literature through most of the Victorian period — a period that in religion and politics, science and technology, social life and its physical environment, witnessed the often painful development of modern England, A population-explosion, hurried progress in education, and a massive increase in the reading public were met by a literary output of :oso//.

The Victorian Period: The Intellectual and Cultural Context of English Literature, – Harlow: Longman, One of the most highly regarded studies of the developments and people that influenced the intellectual climate of the period. Gilmour pays particular attention to the Victorian preoccupation with time and interest in ://   The New Oxford Book of Victorian Verse.

New York: Oxford University Press, Fletcher, Ian. The Genre of Autobiography in Victorian Literature. U of Michigan P, Marcus, Stephen. Poetic Truth in the Victorian Age. London: Athlone Press, Linguistic and philosophical criticism.

PRA34 S   Victorian- ism Intro- duction Social History Political History Gender Matters Philo- sophy Religion Science Tech- nology Genre & Style Authors The Victorian Web Visual Arts Music & Theater VW Books Victorian Texts Biblio- graphy Economics Places Periodicals What’s   Making a definitive statement about the cost of living in Victorian England is difficult, particularly in the last half of the century, because the economy went through a long period of growth, followed by slumps at the end of the nineteenth century.A worker in might make % what a worker in made, but because different prices had increased at different rates, the actual buying The best books on Life in the Victorian Age recommended by Judith Flanders.

History books often focus on big political or economic events, wars and leaders. But there's much to learn from studying the way people lived, and what made the Victorian age both like and unlike our own, as Judith Flanders ://   The Victorian Age was largely an age of_____ eminently represented by Dickens and Thackeray.

poetry B. drama C. novel D. prose 4. “Do you think, because I  › 百度文库 › 高校与高等教育. Christie's autobiography is as good as promised; she wrote autobiography as well as she wrote her mysteries. It is a bit disappointing that she says nothing about her famous disappearance, but everyone has a right to some privacy.

Perhaps the book's greatest value is as a firsthand account of late Victorian Jan. 22, Queen Victoria dies on the Isle of Wight at ending the Victorian Era. She is succeeded by Edward VII, her eldest son, who reigned until his death in This chapter explores several author’s history, biography, and autobiography.

Authors’ lives are apt to be dull, and those who turn author only to tell the story of their lives are unlikely to write well. Against such odds, the period produced a surprising amount of good work in autobiography. However, there were several other notable productions in the ://:oso//.

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naturalism C. modernism D. critical realism The Romantic Age in England came to an end with the death of ____. Jane Austin B. › 百度文库 › 高校与高等教育. 'The Victorian Vision', article by Jan Marsh (Victoria and Albert Museum, ) Top.

About the author. Bruce Robinson is a professional journalist who graduated with a first class degree in   Short Description.

A History of Victorian Literature offers a wide-ranging narrative overview of literature in Great Britain between and exploring the extraordinarily varied literary production and reception of the Victorian age, with fresh considerations of major figures and new attention to neglected and less familiar ://?option=com_eshop&view=product&isbn=Engaging and influential, this is a book which echoes the writing of those it studies.' Louise Ellis-Barrett Source: Reference Reviews 'This volume, part of the New Cambridge History of English Literature series, represents a major contribution to Victorian literary studies that will be considered a standard reference work for many years to come.'