New PDF release: Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture: Contexts for

By Laurence W. Mazzeno,Ronald D. Morrison

This assortment contains twelve provocative essays from a various crew of overseas students, who make the most of a number of interdisciplinary methods to research “real” and “representational” animals that stand out as culturally major to Victorian literature and tradition. Essays specialise in a variety of canonical and non-canonical Victorian writers, together with Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, Anna Sewell, Emily Bronte, James Thomson, Christina Rossetti, and Richard Marsh, they usually specialize in a various array of kinds: fiction, poetry, journalism, and letters. those essays reflect on a variety of cultural attitudes and literary remedies of animals within the Victorian Age, together with the improvement of the animal security flow, the importation of animals from the increasing Empire, the acclimatization of British animals in different nations, and the issues linked to expanding puppy possession.  The assortment additionally contains an creation co-written by way of the editors and proposals for additional research, and may turn out of curiosity to students and scholars around the a number of disciplines which contain Animal Studies. 

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