Language & Class in Victorian England (Language Library)

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: Language & class in Victorian England. Includes indexes. Description: viii, pages ; 24 cm. The best books on Life in the Victorian Age recommended by Judith Flanders. History books often focus on big political or economic events, wars and leaders. But there's much to learn from studying the way people lived, and what made the Victorian age both like and unlike our own, as Judith Flanders explains.

The landed gentry, or simply the "gentry", is a largely historical British social class consisting in theory of landowners who could live entirely from rental income, or at least had a country was distinct from, and socially "below", the British peerage, although in fact some of the landed gentry were wealthier than some peers, and many gentry were related to peers.

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Bellow comes across as the representative humanist working in the realist tradition, still serving up plots and characters. A change from the many stories set in Victorian London, this popular new novel finds its setting in nineteenth-century Cardiff. With a gripping plot from start to finish, this book tells the story of a young girl called Nansi, who tries to survive the bleak reality of being impoverished and female in the perilous streets of Victorian England.

Phillipps, K.Language and class in Victorian England / K.C. Phillipps Blackwell ; Deutsch New York, NY: London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Passing English of the Victorian era, a dictionary of heterodox English, slang and phrase is complied and written by James Redding Ware, the pseudonym of Andrew Forrester the British writer who created one of the first female detectives in literary history in his book The Female Detective ().

In this posthumously published volume Forrester turns his attention to the world of Victorian. In Victorian England, literacy increased due to heavier emphasis put on education, especially among working class children. There was a heavier emphasis put on education because of industrialization.

Once industrialization began in England during the early 18th century, working-class people were drawn to factories, seeking employment in them. Seminar paper from the year in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Culture and Applied Geography, grade: 2+ (B), Martin Luther University (Institute for Anglistics/ American Studies), course: The Condition of England-Question, 13 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: The Victorian age in England is generally defined.

In Victorian London, filth was everywhere: horse traffic filled the streets with dung, household rubbish went uncollected, cesspools brimmed with night soil, graveyards teemed with rotting corpses, the air itself was choked with smoke.

In this intimately visceral book, Lee. Victorian era, the period between about andcorresponding roughly to the period of Queen Victoria’s reign (–) and characterized by a class-based society, a growing number of people able to vote, a growing state and economy, and Britain’s status as the most powerful empire in the world.

Professor Kate Flint explores the way Victorians bought, borrowed and read their books, and considers the impact of the popular literature of the period. Victorians were great readers of the novel, and the number of novels available for them to read increased enormously during Victoria’s reign.

The activity of reading benefited hugely from. The top 10 neo-Victorian novels The treatment of class and sex is far more realistic than anything that either of those writers would have dared.

Not just the language. By the mid’s, the most widely read novel in England was the anti-slavery Uncle Toms Cabin of by American Harriet Beecher Stowe. Interrupted Reading by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot – circa But if novels could influence for the good, they could also influence for the bad.

Home and Family Life in Victorian England - Reflections on urban middle-class and working-class relationshsips - Christina Schlüter - Seminar Paper - English Language and Literature Studies - Culture and Applied Geography - Publish your bachelor's or master's thesis, dissertation, term paper or essay.

Books shelved as victorian-england: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray, Soulless by Gail Carriger, Rebel Angels by Libba Bray, The Face of a Stran. Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review; Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #12, in Books (See Top in Books) # in England History # in Historical Study (Books)Cited by: It's set inso definitely not Victorian." I removed it, along with a number of books by authors actually living in Victorian England and writing about their own time (i.e., books not qualifying as "historical fiction") -- most notably, Charles Dickens -- and David Liss's "Benjamin Weaver" series (set in 18th, not 19th century London).

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But the Victorian Era—the year period from that marked the reign of England’s Queen Victoria—also saw a demise. Language: English; ASIN: BSS2P5Y; Text-to-Speech you think this is going to be a love story between an author and a poet in Victorian England, and in a way it is, but in a way it isn’t. by Any Other Name” is about two romances that have met with the harsh realities of wanting to marry outside of your class.

In Victorian England /5(58). Click to read more about Language and class in Victorian England by K. Phillipps. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. This is Love by Barbara Cartland. The Times Great Victorian Lives: An Era in Obituaries (Times (Times Books)) by Ian Brunskill.

To Marry an English Lord: Tales of Wealth and Marriage, Sex and Snobbery by Gail MacColl. Trained to Serve: 12 Part Mega Bundle, Over pages of Victorian Femdom Erotica by J. Reynolds. (shelved 16 times as victorian-fiction) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Leisure and class in Victorian England: Rational recreation and the contest for control, – (Routledge, ).

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The foreign policy of Victorian England, – (Oxford UP, ), contains a short narrative history and "Selected documents" on pp – Boyd, Kelly and Rohan McWilliam, ed by: Edwardian era. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. Originally published inWorking Class Radicalism in Mid-Victorian England examines working-class radicalism in the mid-Victorian period and suggests that after the fading of Chartist militancy the radical tradition was preserved in a working-class subculture that enabled working men to resist the full consolidation of middle-class hegemony.

The book traces the growth of working-class Cited by:. The Working Classes in Victorian Fiction. London: Routledge, E-mail Citation» With this the foundational study of the literary representation of the working classes, Keating ranges from the “condition of England” fiction of the s to the end of the period.The Victorian Male Body provides a fascinating and erudite assessment of the white middle-class Victorian male body in all its complex diversity.

Specific chapters explore bodies which are young, damaged, spectral, ill, and well-dressed. The range of coverage is excellent in what is a critically important collection of essays.The Victorian Age—the era when the sun never set on the British Empire, a time when the upper classes of Britain felt their society was the epitome of prosperity, progress, and virtue—Dickens’s words, however, could apply to his own Victorian age as well as they apply to the French Revolution setting of his novel.