Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net

Science, Technology and the Senses Numéro 52, November 2008

Sommaire (18 articles)


  1. Introduction


  1. Blake, Colour and the Truchsessian Gallery: Modelling the Mind and Liberating the Observer
  2. ‘Paradoxes of the Panoscope’: ‘Walking’ Stewart and the Making of Keats’s Ambivalent Imagination
  3. Imperial Vision in the Arctic: Fleeting Looks and Pleasurable Distractions in Barker’s Panorama and Shelley’s Frankenstein
  4. The Hero as Seer: Character, Perception and Cultural Health in Carlyle
  5. Raising a Modern Ghost: The Magic Lantern and the Persistence of Wonder in the Victorian Education of the Senses


  1. James Heffernan. Cultivating Picturacy: Visual Art and Verbal Interventions. Waco: Baylor UP, 2006. ISBN: 978-1932792416. Price: US$49.95
  2. Wil Verhoeven. Gilbert Imlay: Citizen of the World. London: Pickering and Chatto, 2008. ISBN: 978-1-85196-859-6. Price: £60
  3. Tilar J. Mazzeo. Plagiarism and Literary Property in the Romantic Period. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-8122-3967-6. Price: US$55
  4. Florence Gaillet-de Chezelles. Wordsworth et la Marche: Parcours poétique et esthétique. Paris: Ellug, 2007. ISBN: 978-2843100925. Price: Eur 30
  5. Stephanie Kuduk Weiner. Republican Politics and English Poetry, 1789-1874. New York: Palgrave, 2005. ISBN: 978-1403993359. Price: US$65.00/£49.00
  6. Richard Menke. Telegraphic Realism: Victorian Fiction and Other Information Systems. Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 2008. ISBN: 978-0804756914. Price: US$60.00
  7. Sharon Aronofsky Weltman. Performing the Victorian: John Ruskin and Identity in Theater, Science, and Education. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2007. ISBN: 978-0814210550. Price: US$36.95
  8. David Payne. The Reenchantment of Nineteenth-Century Fiction: Dickens, Thackeray, George Eliot and Serialization. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. ISBN: 1403947740. Price: US$69.95
  9. John Stokes. The French Actress and her English Audience. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2005. ISBN: 0521843006. Price: $96/£50.35
  10. Carolyn Steedman. Master and Servant: Love and Labour in the English Industrial Age. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. ISBN: 9780521874465. Price: US$91/£45 (Hb); ISBN: 9780521697736. Price: US$32.99/£17.99 (Pb)
  11. Ana Parejo Vadillo. Women Poets and Urban Aestheticism: Passengers of Modernity. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. ISBN: 978-1403935380. Price: US$85
  12. Aamir R. Mufti. Enlightenment in the Colony. The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007. ISBN: 978069105731. Price: US$20.95/£12.50