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Title The Victorian illustrated book / edited by Richard Maxwell
Published Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2002


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  741.64 Max/Vib  DUE 21-10-17
Description xxx, 440 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Victorian literature and culture series
Victorian literature and culture series.
Contents 1. Walter Scott, Historical Fiction, and the Genesis of the Victorian Illustrated Book / Richard Maxwell -- 2. Illustrations of Time: Watches, Dials, and Clocks in Victorian Pictures / Steven Dillon -- 3. Serial Illustration and Storytelling in David Copperfield / Robert L. Patten -- 4. Maps and Metaphors: Topographical Representation and the Sense of Place in Late-Victorian Fiction / Simon Joyce -- 5. Literal Illustration in Victorian Print / Herbert F. Tucker -- 6. William Morris before Kelmscott: Poetry and Design in the 1860s / Elizabeth K. Helsinger -- 7. Beyond Reading: Kelmscott and the Modern / Jeffrey Skoblow -- 8. Aubrey Beardsley "Embroiders" the Literary Text / Nicholas Frankel -- 9. Alvin Langdon Coburn's Frontispieces to Henry James's New York Edition: Pictures of an Institutional Imaginary / Charles Harmon -- 10. City Scenes: Commerce, Utopia, and the Birth of the Picture Book / Katie Trumpener
Afterword: The Destruction, Rebirth, and Apotheosis of the Victorian Illustrated Book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Illustration of books -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Illustrated books -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Illustration of books, Victorian -- Great Britain.
Author Maxwell, Richard, 1948-2010.
LC no. 2001007791
ISBN 0813920973 cloth alkaline paper