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  1. Drawing on the Victorians
    Late nineteenth-century Britain experienced an unprecedented explosion of visual print culture and a simultaneous rise in literacy across social classes. New printing technologies facilitated quick and cheap dissemination of images—illustrated... Learn More
    Published: 15th December 2016
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  2. Culture and Money in the Nineteenth Century
    Since the 1980s, scholars have made the case for examining nineteenth-century culture?—?particularly literary output? —??through the lens of economics. In Culture and Money in the Nineteenth Century: Abstracting Economics,... Learn More
    Published: 3rd May 2016
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  3. Reading for Health
    "Wright's thoroughly original analysis focuses not on narratives of illness, but on narratives of health. …Thus reading against the grain, Wright uncovers a hidden history of health and of the novel itself." —Pamela... Learn More
    Published: 19th February 2016
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  4. The Illustrated Letters of Richard Doyle to His Father, 1842–1843
    "Scott's collection of illustrated letters from the hand of Richard Doyle, the fascinating but neglected contributor to Punch magazine, are a goldmine. Accompanied by an excellent editorial apparatus, the letters provide... Learn More
    Published: 4th January 2016
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  5. The Victorian Novel of Adulthood
    In The Victorian Novel of Adulthood, Rebecca Rainof confronts the conventional deference accorded the bildungsroman as the ultimate plot model and quintessential expression of Victorian nation building. The novel of maturity,... Learn More
    Published: 9th September 2015
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  6. Forget Me Not
    By November 1822, the British reading public had already voraciously consumed both Walter Scott's expensive novels and Rudolf Ackermann's exquisite lithographs. The next decade, referred to by some scholars as dormant and unproductive,... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2015
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  7. Charity and Condescension
    Charity and Condescension explores how condescension, a traditional English virtue, went sour in the nineteenth century, and considers the ways in which the failure of condescension influenced Victorian efforts to reform philanthropy... Learn More
    Published: 29th May 2012
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