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Six great Victorian novelists

Francis Evans Baily

Six great Victorian novelists

by Francis Evans Baily

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1947 ed.

      Statementby F. E. Baily.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR863 .B3 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination197, [2] p.
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5601598M
      LC Control Number68008221

      Victorian literature 4 Science, philosophy and discovery Charles Darwin's work On the Origin of Species affected society and thought in the Victoria era, and still does today. The Victorian era was an important time for the development of science and the Victorians had a mission to describe and classify the entire natural Size: 1MB. From William Blake and John Keats to Charles Dickens and the Brontë sisters, explore 23 iconic authors from the Romantic and Victorian periods. Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Poet, Artist, Printer. Charlotte Brontë. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Charles Dickens. Novelist, Journalist. Novelist, Journalist. Elizabeth Gaskell. Novelist, Journalist.

      Read this article to know about the Victorian Novel Characteristics, essay on Victorian novel, themes of Victorian novels, Victorian age novel. The Victorian Age is essentially the age of the novel or fiction. During this period, the novel made a rapid progress. This was partly because this middle-class form. Top Ten Gothic Novels from the s. In the Beginning 1) Mary Shelley: Frankenstein () Shelley’s novel is still one of the most powerful novels of the Gothic period. This was a time of scientific exploration swathed in the fear and awe of religion.

      Victorian Literature. Defining Victorian literature in any satisfactory and comprehensive manner has proven troublesome for critics ever since the nineteenth century came to a close. The movement roughly comprises the years from to , though there is ample disagreement regarding even this simple point. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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