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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742255–258 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.255
Published: 01 September 2019
...Magana J. Kabugi; Ifeoma Kiddoe Nwankwo © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Katharine Capshaw and Anna Mae Duane , eds., Who Writes for Black Children? African American Children’s Literature before 1900 . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2017...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74130–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.30
Published: 01 June 2019
...Courtney A. Floyd Courtney A. Floyd, “‘Always the same unrememberable revelation’: Thoreau’s Telegraph Harp, the Development of an Immanent Romantic Secularism, and Golden Age Children’s Literature” (pp. 30–53) In this essay, I analyze Henry David Thoreau’s references to and use of the telegraph...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713412–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.412
Published: 01 December 2016
...Claudia Nelson © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Patrick C. Fleming , The Legacy of the Moral Tale: Children’s Literature and the English Novel, 1744–1859 . Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press , 2016 . Pp. xii + 234. $49.95 . PATRICK C. FLEMING, The...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 692276–280 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.69.2.276
Published: 01 September 2014
...Victoria Ford Smith © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 Christopher Parkes , Children’s Literature and Capitalism: Fictions of Social Mobility in Britain, 1850–1914 . : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 . Pp. x + 215. $85 . New Southern Studies Series (University of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 681127–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.1.127
Published: 01 June 2013
...Karen Chase © 2013 by The Regents of the University of California 2013 Claudia Nelson , Precocious Children and Childish Adults: Age Inversion in Victorian Literature . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2012 . Pp. xii + 211. $50 . Sarojini Naidu, and Rabindranath Tagore...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744567–569 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.567
Published: 31 March 2020
... revelation : Thoreau s Telegraph Harp, the Development of an Immanent Romantic Secularism, and Golden Age Children s Literature 30 Freer, Alexander. A Genealogy of Narcissism: Percy Shelley s Self-Love 1 Havard, John Owen. What Freedom Frankenstein, Anti- Occidentalism, and English Liberty 305 Heitzman...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744554–557 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.554
Published: 31 March 2020
...David Spurr © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Nicholas Gaskill , Chromographia: American Literature and the Modernization of Color . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2018 . Pp. vi + 318. $100 cloth; $25 paper. NICHOLAS GASKILL...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744415–447 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.415
Published: 31 March 2020
... or revolutionary failure. Stillbirth plots are a recurrent theme in Romantic literature, appearing in both novels and poetry, and they are tied together by the mental struggle of the creator, either female or male. In Romantic novels, stillbirth plots signal the defeat of radical theories, whereas in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744448–472 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.448
Published: 31 March 2020
... transac- tions that have been discussed in terms of fetishism, a pseudo- religious cult of sacred relics, or sentimental collaborations, and in each instance used by critics to probe and refine our understanding of the nature of Stowe s sentimentalism.1 While Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744473–501 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.473
Published: 31 March 2020
..., have looked past his repudiations of evolution to detect and flesh out in his work either what John Plotz calls a morphology of the Darwinian legacy or what Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 4, pp. 473 501, ISSN: 0891 9356, online ISSN: 1067 8352, © 2020 by The Regents of the University of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743406–409 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.406
Published: 01 December 2019
... Press, 2018. Pp. x þ 284. $84.99 cloth; $24.99 paper. Staging Fairyland: Folklore, Children s Entertain- ment, and Nineteenth-Century Pantomime examines the quintessential British Christmas spectacle, the pantomime, as it flowered in the 406 nineteenth-century literature Victorian age and became a...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743400–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.400
Published: 01 December 2019
... the novel Secrecy (1795) as well as several children s stories and pedagogical texts. In her own day, she was neither influential nor prolific; in ours, she is of interest primarily for her connection to Mary Wollstonecraft. Most of the firsthand information in Paul s biography comes from letters that...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743403–406 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.403
Published: 01 December 2019
... Fenwick s letters that, if viewed more critically, might have resulted in a different story. There is a Fenwick in this story who seems to have been doing more than merely coping. This Fenwick was scathing about her Jewish employer s children when she was their governess. This Fenwick complained...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743360–387 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.360
Published: 01 December 2019
... Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 3, pp. 360 387, ISSN: 0891-9356, online ISSN: 1067- 8352, © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743305–331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.305
Published: 01 December 2019
... my coun- trymen, and subdued to fertility by their labours, the earth s very Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 3, pp. 305 331, ISSN: 0891-9356, online ISSN: 1067- 8352, © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742251–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.251
Published: 01 September 2019
... commitment depends upon an animal troping that makes it look far more tentative less normative, enti- tled, or triumphal than we have long assumed it to be. Elisha Cohn Cornell University KATHARINE CAPSHAW AND ANNA MAE DUANE, eds., Who Writes for Black Children? African American Children s Literature before...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742263–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.263
Published: 01 September 2019
..., transparent ceilings, and the total interpenetration of private housing with public street. While most studies of Modernity overlook the 264 nineteenth-century literature imagined stasis and domesticity of the nineteenth-century home in favor of the movement and unpredictability of the fla neur-traveled...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742266–270 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.266
Published: 01 September 2019
... without foreclosing any questions or forestalling any new debates. Two lingering questions that Open Houses engen- dered in this reviewer, I offer by way of example. The first seems existential: how is the expose´ narrative a generic form that still fails us, even when images of children in cages at the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74154–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.54
Published: 01 June 2019
... Atlantic during the late nineteenth century.1 Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 1, pp. 54 86, ISSN: 0891 9356, online ISSN: 1067 8352, © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74187–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.87
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature (2008) Writers about influence have tended to privilege agency, as when Harold Bloom declares that poetic history . . . is held to be indistin- guishable from poetic influence, since strong poets make that history by...