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6 edition of From Victorian to Modern found in the catalog.

From Victorian to Modern

Laura Knight, Vanessa Bell, Gwen John 1890-1920

by Pamela Gerrish Nunn

  • 89 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Philip Wilson Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Reference,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art / History / Modern (late 19th Century to 1945),
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9406791M
    ISBN 100856676233
    ISBN 109780856676239

    Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley () The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson () A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens () The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman () The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People by Oscar Wilde. English literature - English literature - The post-Romantic and Victorian eras: Self-consciousness was the quality that John Stuart Mill identified, in , as “the daemon of the men of genius of our time.” Introspection was inevitable in the literature of an immediately Post-Romantic period, and the age itself was as prone to self-analysis as were its individual authors.

    Book Description. English Literature: Victorians and Moderns is an anthology with a difference. In addition to providing annotated teaching editions of many of the most frequently-taught classics of Victorian and Modern poetry, fiction and drama, it also provides a series of guided research casebooks which make available numerous published essays from open access books and journals, as well as. Perhaps the most challenging fact was that of transposing a book into a script and putting the reader in face of the image, which combined with music and stage effects present a visual image of the Victorian Period, first seen through the eyes of George Eliot’s novel, now .

    A change from the many stories set in Victorian London, this popular new novel finds its setting in nineteenth-century Cardiff. With a gripping plot from start to finish, this book tells the story of a young girl called Nansi, who tries to survive the bleak reality of being impoverished and female in the perilous streets of Victorian England. Janice Radway’s great book on twentieth-century romance novels, Reading the Romance, has an almost sociological argument about romance readers. Her assessment of the heroine of a romance novel counters the Victorian angel in the house: the romance novel heroine is always dark, with flashing eyes, very independent, does things for herself.


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