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The child, the state, and the Victorian novel

by Laura C. Berry

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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Characters -- Children,
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • Children in literature,
    • Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • Children -- Great Britain -- Social conditions,
    • Social problems in literature,
    • State, The, in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-194) and index.

      StatementLaura C. Berry.
      SeriesVictorian literature and culture series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR878.C5 B47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 199 p. ;
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL42417M
      ISBN 100813919096
      LC Control Number99035304

      Classics like Edward Lear’s A Book of Nonsense () and Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland () carried on this tradition. Mixing fantasy and realism, authors like Juliana Ewing, .   Victorian children had dolls to play with just like children do today, and — kids being kids — these dolls were cuddled like infants, taken on outings, and joined in tea parties, games or .

      The resulting trial focused on the question of Robert’s mental state, whether he was really the wicked boy of the book’s title, and how the penny dreadfuls he was so fond of may have warped. A Neo-Victorian Novel is a novel written in modern times that takes place in the 19th century and usually puts a spin on the characteristics of the Victorian Era. More often than not, these novels will point out .

        “Diana Maltz’s new Broadview edition of Arthur Morrison’s classic A Child of the Jago is superb in every respect. With a fine, wide-ranging introduction, helpful notes, and useful appendices .   The novel never reached greater heights than in the Victorian period, yet the era is still widely misjudged and belittled. D J Taylor explains why his passion for the Victorian novel lead him to.


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Written by international experts, the volume's essays. In the time-honored tradition of Victorian crime stories, The Wicked Boy is a compelling mixture of the gruesome and the perfectly ordinary, a brew uniquely British.

a feat of genuine detective work.” /5(). A novel is a long, fictional narrative which describes intimate human experiences. The novel in the modern era usually makes use of a literary prose style. The development of the prose novel at this. The genre of the fictional novel Thursday's Child is Classical first person narrative told in the eyes of a young girl called Harper in the depression period in the Australian Outback.

It basically covers a /5. Early Criticism of the Victorian Novel from James Oliphant to David Cecil The State of the Novel in University Study of Victorian Literature. Principles of Literary History. The Approach of George. Question: What is a Victorian novel.

Victorian Era: The Victorian period in general takes its name from Queen Victoria, who occupied the throne of England for most of the nineteenth century.

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Written in a Zola -like naturalistic style, the novel stands out among Moore's publications as the book whose. The Child, the State, and the Victorian Novel. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, E-mail Citation» Significant account of how cultural conceptions of childhood shifted in the Victorian period to.

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A child who is impractical, unrealistic, simpleminded and terribly vulnerable to joy." –Robert Fulghum, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten   “A nervy, soulful, genuinely surprising it-could-happen-to-you thriller — a book to make you peer over your shoulder for days afterwards.”—A.J.

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The “emergence of the cult of the little girl” at the end of the 19 th century seemed to be a distinctive offshoot of the Victorian “cult of the child”.

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