A Victorian Art of Fiction: Essays on the Novel in British by John Charles Olmsted

By John Charles Olmsted

First released in 1979, this choice of sixty-three essays at the novel drawn from ten periodicals demonstrates the first matters of these discussing the character and function of prose fiction within the interval from 1830 to 1850. The essays replicate what was once proposal and acknowledged in regards to the paintings of fiction and demonstrate what newshounds of those periodicals suggestion have been the main pressing severe issues dealing with the operating reviewer.

Including an creation which assesses the problems raised through the easiest periodicals on the time, this anthology is designed to supply scholars of Victorian fiction and demanding concept with a set of essays at the paintings of fiction in a handy and sturdy shape.

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