Novel Politics

Pub Date : 2017-01-05 | Author : Isobel Armstrong | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780198793724
ISBN 13 : 0198793723

Novel Politics aims to change the current consensus of thinking about the nineteenth-century novel. This assumes that the novel is structured by bourgeois ideology and morality, so..

Victorian Poetry

Pub Date : 2002-09-11 | Author : Isobel Armstrong | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134970667
ISBN 13 : 1134970668

In a work that is uniquely comprehensive and theoretically astute, Isobel Armstrong rescues Victorian poetry from its longstanding sepia image as `a moralised form of romantic vers..

Victorian Glassworlds

Pub Date : 2008-04-24 | Author : Isobel Armstrong | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 9780199205202
ISBN 13 : 0199205205

Isobel Armstrong's startlingly original and beautifully illustrated book tells the stories that spring from the mass-production of glass in nineteenth-century England. Moving acros..

Jane Austen Mansfield Park

Pub Date : 1988 | Author : Isobel Armstrong | Publisher : Penguin Books

ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106009307676
ISBN 13 :

Discusses the novel within its historical context and describes how it both presents and subverts the social values of the time..

Jane Austen Sense And Sensibility

Pub Date : 1994 | Author : Isobel Armstrong | Publisher : Penguin Group USA

ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106011676118
ISBN 13 :

Sets Jane Austen's novel in the context of the Napoleonic wars, with the melancholia and sensibility that they brought to 18th-century society, the source of much of the tension an..

D Mocratie

Pub Date : 2013-01-24 | Author : Joan DIDION | Publisher : Robert Laffont

ISBN 10 : 9782221135242
ISBN 13 : 2221135245

Les Christian, une famille américaine " jet-set " marquée par un certain esprit colonial, et circulant entre New York, Honolulu et Saigon à l'époque de la guerre du Vietnam... ..