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LIVES OF VICTORIAN LITERARY FIGURES (Lives of Victorian Literary Figures)

Ralph Pite

LIVES OF VICTORIAN LITERARY FIGURES (Lives of Victorian Literary Figures)

by Ralph Pite

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Published by Pickering & Chatto Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • 19th century,
  • Authors, English,
  • Biography,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Victoria, 1837-1901,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11952594M
    ISBN 101851969055
    ISBN 109781851969050

    Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria (–) (the Victorian era).It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (–).. While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the conquerors, novels were the emperors of the Victorian period. [clarification needed] Charles Dickens (–   In her study of the married couple as the smallest political unit, Phyllis Rose uses the marriages of five Victorian writers who wrote about their own lives with unusual candor: Charles Dickens, John Ruskin, Thomas Carlyle, John Stuart Mill, and George Eliot--née Marian Evans.5/5(3).

      Scientists, social reformers, composers, writers, sportsmen and politicians Times Great Victorian Lives examines the achievements of eminent Victorians, from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to Charles Darwin, Disraeli to Gladstone and Florence Nightingale to Sarah s have been chosen according to their importance today and are ordered Book Edition: Epub Edition.   Top 10 literary biographies that I should write about major figures, as important lives make for Important Lives. or such Victorian treasures as Elizabeth Gaskell’s astute life of.

      Buy Lives of Victorian Literary Figures, Part II: The Brownings, the Brontës and the Rossettis: Brownings, the Brontes and the Rossettis by Their Contemporaries Pt. II 1 by Jones, Hester (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Hester Jones. Parallel Lives: Five Victorian Marriages, Phyllis Rose () If you've read some Victorian novels and wondered what Victorian marriages were really like, Rose's book will be food for thought. She traces the marriages of prominent writers—from Thomas Carlyle to George Eliot—and tells us what was really going on behind closed doors.


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