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He specializes in Victorian fiction, 20th century literature, and the history of publishing. He is Lord Northcliffe Professor Emeritus of Modern English Literature at University College, London and is currently teaching at the California Institute of Technology. He writes for The Guardian and is a well-known literary reviewer. In The Cambridge Companion to the Victorian Novel, first published in , a series of specially-commissioned essays examine the work of Charles Dickens, the Brontës, George Eliot and other canonical writers, as well as that of such writers as Olive Schreiner, Wilkie Collins and H. Rider Haggard, whose work has recently attracted new attention from scholars and students. Discover the best Victorian Historical Romance in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Of the Holmes canon, 4 1/2 books (i.e., over 50%) were published after Queen Victioria's death: A more relaxed view of the term "Victorian" could include anything prior to World War I in which the old social order is still intact.
A science-fiction fantasy dressed in the vestments of a Victorian novel, complete with epigraphs, chapter outlines and sidelong nods to Dorothy L Sayers, Conan Doyle, Jerome K . For one thing, the 19th century – the Regency and Victorian eras, in other words – remains vastly overrepresented. In an informal survey by . Nonfiction Books on the Victorian Era Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Fiction & books for the young. (Denver, Public library, ), by Denver Public Library (page images at HathiTrust) The English novel; its art value. ([St. Louis, ]), by Grace C. Bibb (page images at HathiTrust) Character sketches of romance, fiction and the drama.
Books shelved as victorian-fiction: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Middlemarch by George Eliot, The Woman in White by. The Physiology of the Novel: Reading, Neural Science, and the Form of Victorian Fiction. Oxford University Press, David, Deirdre. Fictions of Resolution in Three Victorian Novels: North and South, Our Mutual Friend, Daniel Deronda. Book summary views reflect the number of visits to the book and chapter landing pages. Total views: 0 *. Free download of The Romance of Lust: A Classic Victorian by Anonymous. Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Read, write reviews and more. Drawing on Queen Victoria’s diaries, which she first started reading when she was a student at Cambridge University, Daisy Goodwin―creator and writer of the new PBS Masterpiece drama Victoria and author of the bestselling novels The American Heiress and The Fortune Hunter―brings the young nineteenth-century monarch, who would go on to Reviews: K.