Über den Autor
General Editors' Preface.- Short Introductory Essay.- Contexts: History, Politics, Culture.- Texts: Themes, Issues, Concepts.- Criticism: Approaches, Theory, Practice.- Individual Entries.- Conclusions.- Chronology.- Index.
Key Concepts in Victorian Literature is a lively, clear and accessible resource for anyone interested in Victorian literature. It contains major facts, ideas and contemporary literary theories, is packed with close and detailed readings and offers an overview of the historical and cultural context in which this literature was produced.
Provides a general overview of Victorian literature and criticism
Highly useful source of reference for readers wishing to find out more about themes, issues and developments in literature and literary study from the Victorian period
Places literature of the period in wider historical and contextual background
Encyclopaedic format enables the reader to find information quickly and easily