Pamela K. Gilbert's A Companion to Sensation Fiction (Blackwell Companions to PDF

By Pamela K. Gilbert

ISBN-10: 1405195584

ISBN-13: 9781405195584

This accomplished assortment deals a whole advent to 1 of the most well-liked literary sorts of the Victorian interval, its key authors and works, its significant topics, and its lasting legacy.

  • Places key authors and novels of their cultural and old context
  • Includes reviews of significant subject matters comparable to race, gender, melodrama, theatre, poetry, realism in fiction, and connections to different paintings forms
  • Contributions from best foreign students strategy a big literary style from a number of perspectives
  • Offers either a pre and post-history of the style to situate it within the better culture of Victorian publishing and literature
  • Incorporates insurance of conventional study and state-of-the-art modern scholarship

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