By John Charles Olmsted
First released in 1979, this selection of thirty-three essays at the novel drawn from 13 periodicals demonstrates the first matters of these discussing the character and goal of prose fiction within the interval from 1851 to 1869. The essays mirror what was once inspiration and stated concerning the paintings of fiction and demonstrate what newshounds of those periodicals suggestion have been the main pressing severe matters dealing with the operating reviewer. This quantity contains paintings by means of significant mid-century reviewers corresponding to David Masson, George Henry Lewes, Walter Bagehot, William Caldwell Roscoe, Richard Holt Hutton and Leslie Stephen.
Including an creation which assesses the problems raised by way of the simplest periodicals on the time, this anthology is designed to supply scholars of Victorian fiction and significant conception with a suite of essays at the artwork of fiction in a handy and sturdy shape.
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A Victorian Art of Fiction: Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1851-1869: Volume 2 by John Charles Olmsted