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Victorian Literature free pdf Victorian Literature is a comprehensive and fully annotated anthology with a flexible design that allows teachers and students to pursue traditional or innovative lines of inquiry - from the canon to its extensions and its contexts. * Represents the period's major writers of prose, poetry, drama, and more, including Tennyson, Arnold, the Brownings, Carlyle, Ruskin, the Rossettis, Wilde, Eliot, and the Brontes * Promotes an ideologically and culturally varied view of Victorian society with the inclusion of women, working-class, colonial, and gay and lesbian writers * Incorporates recent scholarship with 5 contextual sections and innovative sub-sections on topics like environmentalism and animal rights- mass literacy and mass media- sex and sexuality- melodrama and comedy- the Irish question- ruling India and the Indian Mutiny and innovations in print culture * Emphasizes the interdisciplinary nature of the field with a focus on social, cultural, artistic, and historical factors * Includes a fully annotated companion website for teachers and students offering expanded context sections, additional readings from key writers, appendices, and an extensive bibliography

About Victor Shea

Victor Shea is Associate Professor of Humanities andEnglish at York University, Canada. He holds degrees fromUniversity of Prince Edward Island, University of Toronto, and YorkUniversity. His research interests include Victorian culture andliterature, British Empire and imperialism, American Studies, andliterary theory. With William Whitla, he is co-editor of Essaysand Reviews: The 1860 Text and its Readings (2000) andco-author of Foundations: Critical Thinking, Reading, andWriting (2nd edition, 2005).

William Whitla is Professor Emeritus and Senior Scholarin English and Humanities at York University, Canada. Heholds degrees from University of Toronto, TrinityCollege, andUniversity of Oxford. His research interests include Victorianculture and literature, literary theory, and interdisciplinarystudies in medieval and Renaissance studies. He is the author ofThe English Handbook: A Guide to Literary Studies(Wiley-Blackwell, 2010). With Victor Shea, he is co-editor ofEssays and Reviews: The 1860 Text and its Readings (2000)and co-author of Foundations: Critical Thinking, Reading, andWriting (2nd edition, 2005).


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Author : Victor Shea
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 19 December 2014
ISBN : 1405188650
EAN : 9781405188654
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1008 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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