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Tables of Contents for Victorian Sensation
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
List of Illustrations
ix
 
Acknowledgments
xv
 
List of Abbreviations
xix
 
Prologue: Devils or Angels
1
8
PART ONE ROMANCES OF CREATION
A Great Sensation
9
32
Steam Reading
41
36
Evolution for the People
77
34
Marketing Speculation
111
44
PART TWO GEOGRAPHIES OF READING
Conversations on Creation
155
36
Science in the City
191
31
Church in Danger
222
39
The Holy War
261
38
PART THREE SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS
Sinners and Saints
299
37
Self-Development
336
28
Anonymity
364
39
PART FOUR FUTURES OF SCIENCE
The Paradoxes of Gentility
403
34
Grub Street Science
437
34
Mammon and the New Reformation
471
44
Epilogue: Lifting the Veil
515
18
References
533
50
Credits
583
2
Index
585