Publisher: Routledge (July 20, 2016)
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First released in 2005, this booklet argues that, because of political and ideological shifts within the final a long time of the 19th century a brand new depiction of social type used to be attainable within the English novel. Late-century writers resembling Gissing, James, Hardy and Wells query the middle-class Victorian perspectives of sophistication that had ruled the radical for many years in the course of the disruption of conventional novelistic conventions. on the subject of proper maps, journalism, paintings, images and particular old occasions, this e-book contextualizes novels by way of those writers inside of their old second. In doing so, it illuminates the connection among fiction and background within the past due 19th- and early 20th century fiction. This ebook could be of curiosity to these learning overdue nineteenth-century literature and historical past.