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  • 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 – 2016-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Narrating Friendship and the British Novel, 1760-1830

    By Katrin Berndt

    Friendship has always been a universal category of human relationships and an influential motif in literature, but it is rarely discussed as a theme in its own right. In her study of how friendship gives direction and shape to new ideas and novel strategies of plot, character formation, and style…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Reconnecting Aestheticism and Modernism

    Continuities, Revisions, Speculations

    Edited by Benedicte Coste, Catherine Delyfer, Christine Reynier

    Charting the period that extends from the 1860s to the 1940s, this volume offers fresh perspectives on Aestheticism and Modernism. By acknowledging that both movements had a passion for the ‘new’, it goes beyond the alleged divide between Modernism and its predecessors. Rather than reading the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    Routledge
    Literary Texts and the Popular Marketplace

  • The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant

    By Elisabeth Jay

    Margaret Oliphant (1828-97) had a prolific literary career that spanned almost fifty years. She wrote some 98 novels, fifty or more short stories, twenty-five works of non-fiction, including biographies and historic guides to European cities, and more than three hundred periodical articles. This is…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10 
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • Charlotte Brontë from the Beginnings

    New Essays from the Juvenilia to the Major Works

    Edited by Judith E. Pike, Lucy Morrison

    Composed of serialized works, poems, short tales, and novellas, Charlotte Brontë's juvenilia merit serious scholarly attention as revelatory works in and of themselves as well as for what they tell us about the development of Brontë as a writer. This timely collection attends to both critical…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05 
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Nineteenth-Century British Literature and Science

    By John Holmes, Sharon Ruston

    Tracing the continuities and trends in the complex relationship between literature and science in the long nineteenth century, this companion provides scholars with a comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date foundation for research in this field. In intellectual, material, and social terms, the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Selected Letters of Vernon Lee, 1856 - 1935

    Volume I, 1865-1884

    Edited by Mandy Gagel

    Vernon Lee was the pen name of Violet Paget – a prolific author best known for her supernatural fiction, her support of the Aesthetic Movement and her radical polemics. She was also an active correspondent who included many well-known figures among her circle; however, until now no attempt has been…

    Hardback – 2016-09-20 
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • Romanticism and Methodism

    The problem of religious enthusiasm

    By Helen Boyles

    Exploring the intense relationship between Romantic literature and Methodism, Helen Boyles argues that writers from both movements display an ambivalent attitude towards the expression of deep emotional and spiritual experience. Boyles takes up the disparaging characterization of William Wordsworth…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Progress of Romance (1986)

    The Politics of Popular Fiction

    Edited by Jean Radford

    First published in 1986, the aim of this book is to present some of the changing thinking on popular writing to a wider audience in view of the enormous growth of mass culture after the war, but also to offer a historical perspective on a specific form of popular fiction: the romance. The essays…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: History Workshop Series

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume I (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray

    Edited by Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume II (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray

    Edited by Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Anthony Trollope

    Edited by Deborah Denenholz Morse, Margaret Markwick, Mark W. Turner

    Bringing together leading and newly emerging scholars, The Routledge Research Companion to Anthony Trollope offers a comprehensive overview of Trollope scholarship and suggests new directions in Trollope studies. The first volume designed especially for advanced graduate students and scholars, the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-29 
    Routledge

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