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The Early and Mid-Victorian Novel
By David Skilton (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Routledge
Publication date March 1, 1993
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780415032575
ISBN-10 0415032571
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
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Original list price $24.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Readers and teachers of Victorian fiction make many assumptions about realism, about characterization and gender stereotypes, about sensationalism and about social criticism. This collection guides the reader to a more thorough understanding of the significance of these and other issues, in the early and mid-Victorian novel. The introductions and notes aim to make this study one of the most accessible guides to mid-Victorian attitudes and theories. Extracts from contemporary criticism are reprinted, covering a considerable diversity of subjects, to demonstrate what the educated Victorian regarded as important literary issues of the day. The low esteem in which post-Jamesian critics of the 1890s, and later, held early and mid-Victorian criticism, accompanies a turning-away from social and political aspects of the novel, such as the social origins of fiction, the expansion of the reading public, and speculation concerning the determination of fictional form and content by social and economic factors.

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Hardcover
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from Routledge (July 20, 2016)
9781138670006 | details & prices | 194 pages | List price $125.00
from Routledge (March 1, 1993)
9780415032568 | details & prices | 182 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $80.00
About: Readers and teachers of Victorian fiction make many assumptions about realism, characterization and gender stereotypes, about sensationalism and social criticism.
Paperback
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from Routledge (March 1, 1993)
9780415032575 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $24.95
About: Readers and teachers of Victorian fiction make many assumptions about realism, about characterization and gender stereotypes, about sensationalism and about social criticism.

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