By Herbert F. Tucker
The Victorian interval used to be a time of quick cultural swap, which ended in a big and sundry literary output. A New better half to Victorian Literature and Culture bargains skilled suggestions to the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its social and old context. This revised and extended variation includes contributions from over 30 prime students who, impending the Victorian epoch from varied positions and traditions, delve into the unruly complexities of the Victorian imagination.
Divided into 5 elements, this new better half surveys seven a long time of background prior to interpreting the keys levels in a Victorian lifestyles, the major professions and walks of existence, the foremost Victorian literary genres, and how Victorians outlined their folks, their houses, and their nationwide identities. very important issues akin to sexuality, denominational religion, social type, and worldwide empire tell each one chapter’s strategy. every one bankruptcy presents a complete bibliography of confirmed and rising scholarship.