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Author Sussman, Herbert L.

Title Victorian masculinities : manhood and masculine poetics in early Victorian literature and art / Herbert Sussman
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995

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Description xii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ; 3
Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ; 3
Contents 1. The condition of manliness question: Thomas Carlyle and industrial manhood -- 2. The problematic of a masculine poetic: Robert Browning -- 3. Artistic manhood: the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood -- 4. Masculinity transformed: appropriation in Walter Pater's early writing
Analysis Literature Special subjects Men
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Art and literature -- Great Britain.
Art, British -- 19th century.
Art, English -- 19th century.
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
English literature -- Male authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Male authors, English -- 19th century -- Psychology.
Masculinity in literature.
Men in literature.
Poetics.
Pre-Raphaelitism.
LC no. 94010268
ISBN 0521465710