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Author Joyce, Simon, 1963-

Title The Victorians in the rearview mirror / Simon Joyce
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, [2007]
©2007

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Description x, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Ch. 1. On or about 1901 : Bloomsbury looks back -- Ch. 2. The politics of nostalgia : conservative modernism, Victorian kitsch, and the English country house -- Ch. 3. Victorian vision and contemporary cinema : the visual inheritances of heritage culture -- Ch. 4. Victorian values? : neoconservatives and the welfare of the modern state -- Ch. 5. Other Victorians and the neo-Dickensian novel -- Epilogue : postcolonial Victorians
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-204) and index
Notes Also available online (Table of contents)
Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and history -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Political and social views.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Aesthetics.
Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Social values in literature.
Nostalgia in literature.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Historiography.
United Kingdom -- Civilization -- 19th century -- Historiography.
LC no. 2007019541
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