English literature of the nineteenth century.

by Reginald Charles Churchill

Publisher: University Tutorial Press in London

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  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
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For many people the nineteenth century was a time of profound and accelerated change, one in which, as the poet and writer Thomas Arnold remarked, it seemed possible to live ‘the life of three hundred years in thirty’ (Letters on the Social Conditions of the Operative Classes, ).Industrialization, urbanization, as well as the emergence of new technologies and new scientific. The Crisis of Action in Nineteenth-Century English Literature (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, c), by Stefanie Markovits (PDF from Ohio State University Press) Interrogating Orientalism: Contextual Approaches and Pedagogical Practices (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, c), ed. by Diane Long Hoeveler and Jeffrey Cass. An introductory chapter overviews humor in British literature of the era, and sections then treat humor in British literature of the 18th century and in three periods of the 19th century. Each of these sections includes a short introduction, followed by chronologically arranged profiles of various authors. “Perhaps the most important collection of the year for studies in the novel is Jill Galvan and Elsie Michie’s Replotting Marriage in Nineteenth-Century British collection of uniformly high-quality essays builds on several recent books to revise our long-standing notion of the marriage plot as central to the novel. These essays allow us to see anew, and to see past, the.

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