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Victorian literature and finance

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Finance in literature,
  • Money in literature,
  • Value in literature,
  • Capitalism in literature,
  • Capitalism and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Authorship -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Literature publishing -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-198) and index

    Statementedited by Francis O"Gorman
    ContributionsO"Gorman, Francis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR468.F56 V53 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 201 p. :
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17220535M
    ISBN 100199281920
    ISBN 109780199281923
    LC Control Number2006102389

      book review: women were active in business and finance in victorian britain Friday, Decem - Updated 1 year ago by Rene A. Henry More than years before the women’s movement in the U.S, women were breadwinners in Great Britain and active in business, finance and investments and taking care not only of their families but. Penny dreadful, plural penny dreadfuls, also called bloods, an inexpensive novel of violent adventure or crime that was especially popular in mid-to-late Victorian dreadfuls were often issued in eight-page installments. The appellation, like dime novel and shilling shocker, usually connotes rather careless and second-rate writing as well as gory themes.

      Their starting point was an earlier work that focused on the written word as an entry point into the era: Walter E. Houghton’s “Victorian Frame of Mind, ,” a landmark book published Author: Patricia Cohen. " The Victorian Newsletter " Tucker's Companion, with its extensive range of topics (some truly original and rarely dealt with in similar books), its well-documented essays, and constant degree of serious scholarship, apears indeed as an extremely valuable tool for students and scholars alike, and a major contribution to Victorian criticism.".

    Victorian Network is an open-access, MLA-indexed, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing and promoting the best work across the broad field of Victorian Studies by postgraduate students and early career are delighted to announce that our Winter issue, entitled "Forgery and Imitation" and guest edited by Aviva Briefel (Bowdoin .   A Victorian Era Guide to Oppressing Women. In Victorian Britain women teetered on the verge of a vast change in the laws that had constrained them since medieval times. This is a quick summary of some of the major legislative gains of that period. Lady Carbury has to write bad books to keep afloat, but at least she retains the copyright Author: Brenda Clough.


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English literature, literature written in English since c by the inhabitants of the British Isles; it was during the 15th cent. that the English language acquired much of its modern form.

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It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (–). While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the dominant genre, it was the novel that was most important in the Victorian period.

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Finance and Money as Represented in Nineteenth-Century Literature The Industrial Revolution in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries brought major economic changes to England. One such change appeared in the source of value.

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