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The Victorian Age: Essays in history & in social & literary criticism
The Victorian Age Essays in history in social literary criticism Author:Langbaum, Robert, ed. Back cover: We associate Victorianism with prudery, gloomy Sundays, conventionality, & a certain pious hypocrisy. But recent revaluation of the period has revealed that our former vision of the Victorians is inadequate, that this fascinating & complex period was working its way gradually, painfully, but ineluctably into the modern age. Includ... more »ed are works by: G.M. Young, G. Kitson Clark, Friedrich Engels, Noel Annan, Raymond Williams, John Stuart Mill, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Thomas Carlyle, Matthew Arnold, John Ruskin, George H. Ford, Dorothy Van Ghent, T.S. Eliot, Robert Langbaum, John Holloway, Irving Howe, Jerome H. Buckley, W.B. Yeats.
Book is in very good shape but darkened with age.« less