The Nineteenth-century Novel : A Critical Reader, Paperback

The Nineteenth-century Novel : A Critical Reader Paperback

Edited by Stephen Regan



The Nineteenth-Century Novel: A Critical Reader provides a comprehensive selection of contemporary and modern essays on the most important novels of the period.

By bringing together a range of material written across two centuries, it offers an insight into the changing reception of realist fiction and a discussion of how complex debates about the meaning and function of realism informed and shaped the kind of fiction that was written in the nineteenth century.

The novels discussed are: Northanger Abbey, Jane Eyre, Dombey and Son, Middlemarch, Far From the Madding Crowd, Germinal, Madame Bovary, The Woman in White, The Portrait of a Lady, The Awakening, Dracula, Heart of Darkness.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 592 pages, black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
  • ISBN: 9780415238281



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