By John Charles Olmsted
First released in 1979, this selection of sixty-three essays at the novel drawn from ten periodicals demonstrates the first matters of these discussing the character and goal of prose fiction within the interval from 1830 to 1850. The essays replicate what used to be notion and acknowledged in regards to the paintings of fiction and demonstrate what reporters of those periodicals suggestion have been the main pressing severe issues dealing with the operating reviewer.
Including an advent which assesses the problems raised via the easiest periodicals on the time, this anthology is designed to supply scholars of Victorian fiction and significant idea with a set of essays at the paintings of fiction in a handy and sturdy shape.
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A Victorian Art of Fiction: Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1830-1850: Volume 1 by John Charles Olmsted