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By Joseph Bristow,Josephine McDonagh

This publication takes a clean examine the innovative interventions of writers within the 19th century. From Cobbett to Dickens and George Eliot, and together with a bunch of lesser identified figures – renowned novelists, poets, newshounds, political activists – writers shared a dedication to exploring the possibility of literature as a medium during which to visualize new and higher worlds. The essays during this quantity ask how we must always comprehend those interventions and what are their legacies within the 20th and 21st centuries? encouraged by means of the paintings of the unconventional literary student, the overdue Sally Ledger, this quantity offers a statement at the political traditions that underpin the literature of this complicated interval, and examines the interpretive equipment which are had to comprehend them. This well timed ebook contributes to our appreciation of the unconventional traditions that underpin our literary past.

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