The Longman Anthology of British Literature: The Victorian Age, Volume 2, Part 2

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Longman, Jul 1, 2002 - Literary Collections - 1056 pages
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Volume 2B: The Victorian Age of The Longman Anthology of British Literature is a comprehensive and thoughtfully arranged anthology that offers a rich selection of major British authors throughout the Victorian age. The anthology includes Perspectives and Companion Readings which show how major literary writings interrelate with and respond to various social, historical, and cultural events of Great Britain in the Victorian period. With a generous representation of fiction, drama, and poetry, the second edition includes major additions of important works and an expanded illustration program. Fresh and up-to-date introductions and notes are written by an editorial team whose members are all actively engaged in teaching and in current scholarship, and illustrations show both artistic and cultural developments of the period. For those interested in British Literature of the Victorian Period.

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Review: The Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2A: The Romantics and Their Contemporaries

User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

Not a bad anthology but probably not the best. It kind of annoys me how they split up poems sometimes so parts of them are on other pages. Other than that, the endnotes are pretty good as are the ... Read full review

Review: Longman Anthology of British Literature: The Restoration and the 18th Century

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Variety of great works from 17th century until the 18th Century. Takes awhile to get through but interesting if you really like the topic. Read full review

Contents

List of Illustrations
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Acknowledgments
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The Victorian Age
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Copyright

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David Damrosch is Professor of English and Comparative LiterDavid Damrosch is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. He is the author of "The Narraature at Columbia University. He is the author of "The Narrative Covenant" and "We Scholars: Changing the Culture of thetive Covenant" and "We Scholars: Changing the Culture of the University" and the general editor of "The Longman Antholog University" and the general editor of "The Longman Anthology of British Literature." y of British Literature.

William Chapman Sharpe is professor of English at Barnard College, Columbia University. He is the author of "Unreal Cities" and the coeditor of "Visions of the Modern City.

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