Routledge Library Editions: Children's Literature
Reissuing works originally published between 1981 and 2000 this set offers an outstanding small collection of scholarship. It includes volumes on Victorian fiction for children, boys’ school stories, heroes in children’s literature, boyhood and children’s literature as art and how criticism developed for the genre.
Table of Contents
The Impact of Victorian Children's Fiction J. S. Bratton; Empire Boys: Adventures in a Man's World Joseph Bristow; From Brown to Bunter: The Life and Death of the School Story P. W. Musgrave; Children's Literature Comes of Age: Toward a New Aesthetic Maria Nikolajeva