19th Century Literature Products

  • In Her Own Voice

    Nineteenth-Century American Women Essayists

    By Sherry L. Linkon

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Gender and Genre in Literature

  • Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market

    A Publishing History

    By Maura Ives

    As the lead poem in Christina Rossetti's first collection, Goblin Market and Other Poems, "Goblin Market" stands both historically and literally as the gateway to Rossetti's works. Despite its importance in the Rossetti canon, the publishing history of Rossetti's famous poem remains incomplete.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28 
    Studies in Publishing History: Manuscript, Print, Digital

  • John Morley and the Uses of History in Victorian Liberal Culture

    By Marco de Waard

    In his ambitious study of John Morley (1838-1923), Marco de Waard retrieves the literary critic and intellectual historian's status as a prolific and versatile man of letters whose influence reshaped the nineteenth century's liberal culture of the past from the 1860s onwards. At the same time, by…

    Hardback – 2018-10-28 

  • Tolstoy on Aesthetics

    What is Art?

    By H.O. Mounce

    This title was first published in 2001: Tolstoy's view of art is discussed in most courses in aesthetics, particularly his main text What is Art? He believed that the importance of art lies not in its purely aesthetic qualities but in its connection with life, and that art becomes decadent where…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning

    A Creative Partnership

    By Mary Sanders Pollock

    This title was first pbulished in 2003. This volume, the first full-length comparative study of the Brownings' poetry since the early twentieth century, examines the creative partnership of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning through a critical analysis of the poems written by this famous couple…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reinventing Christianity

    Nineteenth-Century Contexts

    Edited by Linda Woodhead

    This title was first published in 2001. 'An age of faith or an age of doubt?'- the question has dominated study of Christianity in the Victorian era. Reinventing Christianity offers a fresh analysis of the vitality and variety of Christianity in Britain and America in the Victorian era. Part One…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Victorian Theatrical Burlesques

    Edited by Richard W. Schoch

    This title was first publihsed in 2003. Burlesque was one of the most reviled - and most appealing - types of theatrical performance in the Victorian age. Wildly popular in their own day, burlesque plays are now little read, scarcely studied, and never performed. Yet, as Richard Schoch here shows,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Victorians and Their Animals

    Beast on a Leash

    Edited by Brenda Ayers

    This book, Victorians and Their Animals: Beast on a Leash, investigates the notion that British Victorians did see themselves as naturally dominant species over other humans and over animals. They conscientiously, hegemonically were determined to rule those beneath them and the animal within…

    Hardback – 2018-09-21 
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • The Anxiety of Ascent

    Middle-Class Narratives in Germany and America

    By Scott Kenneth Doidge

    This intriguing book examines Max Weber’s disenchantment thesis, engaging with the idea that modern life was to be experienced as a flat procession of mechanical experiences and empty consumer consolations through a study of the lifeways of the middle-class. Beginning with the rise of the German…

    Hardback – 2018-09-11 
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • Jonathan Edwards, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and the Supernatural Will in Early American Literature

    By Brad Bannon

    In a work that will be of interest to students and scholars of American Literature, Romanticism, Transcendentalism, the History of Ideas, and Literature and Religious Studies, Brad Bannon examines Samuel Taylor Coleridge's engagement with the philosophical theology of Jonathan Edwards. A closer…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06 

  • Marmaduke Herbert; or, the Fatal Error

    by Marguerite Blessington

    Edited by Susanne Schmid

    In the early and mid-nineteenth century, Marguerite Blessington, who had been born in Ireland but spent most of her life in London, became a famous salonnière; she was generally regarded as an important contemporary author, but as no literary executor took care of her oeuvre posthumously, she soon…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05 
    Chawton House Library: Women's Novels

  • Printing and Painting the News in Victorian London

    The Graphic and Social Realism, 1869-1891

    By Andrea Korda

    Printing and Painting the News in Victorian London offers a fresh perspective on Social Realism by contextualizing it within the burgeoning new media environment of Victorian London. Paintings labelled as Social Realist by Luke Fildes, Frank Holl and Hubert Herkomer are frequently considered to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30 

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