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Journal: Nineteenth-Century Literature
Nineteenth-Century Literature (2020) 75 (2): 133–158.
Published: 21 September 2020
.... Arguing instead that the novel proffers a more nuanced perspective on bureaucracy, this essay situates Dickens’s depiction of the Circumlocution Office amid mid-Victorian debates on liberalism. More specifically, the essay makes note of the tension between ascendant ideals of representative government...