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Seth T. Reno
Amorous Aesthetics: Intellectual Love in Romantic Poetry and Poetics, 1788--1853
(Liverpool, 2019) viii + 246 pp.
Reviewed by Chris Murray on 2021-08-25
Victorian Poetry
"The affections lead us on," Wordsworth writes in "Tintern Abbey.
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Jonathan Senchyne
THE INTIMACY OF PAPER IN EARLY AND NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICAN LITERATURE
(University of Massachusetts, 2020) xiv + 176pp.
Reviewed by D. Berton Emerson on 2021-07-01
Print Culture
Much as the study of ideas in U.
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Ashley C. Barnes
LOVE AND DEPTH IN THE AMERICAN NOVEL: FROM STOWE TO JAMES
(Virginia, 2020) x+230 pp.
Reviewed by Brian Yothers on 2021-06-22
American Novel
The title of Ashley C.
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Joanne Parker and Corinna Wagner, eds.
THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF VICTORIAN MEDIEVALISM Part VI: Literature
(Oxford, 2020) xx + 688 pp.
Reviewed by Veronica Alfano on 2021-06-12
Victorian Novel and Victorian Poetry
Nostalgia can seem intrinsically opposed to progressive ideals.
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Andrew M. Stauffer
BOOK TRACES: NINETEENTH-CENTURY READERS AND THE FUTURE OF THE LIBRARY
(Pennsylvania, 2021), 207 pages
Reviewed by Deidre Lynch on 2021-06-10
Andrew M.
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Laura Forsberg
WORLDS BEYOND: MINIATURES AND VICTORIAN FICTION
(Yale, 2021) xii + 284 pp.
Reviewed by Catherine J. Golden on 2021-06-02
This book brings to the field of material culture studies a sustained attention to Victorian things that are "particularly easy to overlook" (2): a two-inch manuscript, a miniature portrait that fits in the palm of a hand, the contents of a doll's house, water droplets under a microscope, the marvel of a fairy.
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