Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net

Materiality and Memory Numéro 53, February 2009

Sommaire (24 articles)


  1. Introduction


  1. Peggotty’s Work-Box: Victorian Souvenirs and Material Memory
  2. Immortelles: Literary, Botanical, and National Memories
  3. Photographic Memory
  4. “‘Little bags of remembrance’: du Maurier’s Peter Ibbetson and Victorian Theories of Ancestral Memory”
  5. William Morris’s Conditional Moment
  6. "Memorization and Memorialization: 'The Burial of Sir John Moore after Corunna' "
  7. “Pictures in the Fire”: the Dickensian Hearth and the Concept of History
  8. Middlemarch and “that Sort of Thing”


  1. Sally Ledger. Dickens and the Popular Radical Imagination. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-521-84577-9. Price: US$104 (£53.00)
  2. Andrew Franta. Romanticism and the Rise of the Mass Public. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. ISBN: 0521868874. Price: US$106
  3. Carl Thompson. The Suffering Traveller and the Romantic Imagination. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2007. ISBN: 0199259984. Price: US$99
  4. Ron Broglio. Technologies of the Picturesque: British Art, Poetry, and Instruments, 1750-1830. Lewisburg: Bucknell UP, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-8387-5700-0. Price: US$50
  5. Peter Melville. Romantic Hospitality and the Resistance to Accommodation. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2007. ISBN: 0889205175. Price: Can$65
  6. Christopher Herbert. War of No Pity: The Indian Mutiny and Victorian Trauma. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2008. ISBN 9780691133324. Price: US$35
  7. Julia Wright. Ireland, India and Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. ISBN: 978-0521868228. Price: US$106
  8. Nicholas Dames. The Physiology of the Novel: Reading, Neural Science, and the Form of Victorian Fiction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. ISBN: 978-0199208968. Price: US$110 (£50)
  9. Anna Maria Jones. Problem Novels: Victorian Fiction Theorizes the Sensational Self. The Ohio State University Press, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-8142-1053-6. Price: US$34.95
  10. Francis O’Gorman, ed. Victorian Literature and Finance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. ISBN: 978-0199281923. Price: US$99
  11. Adrian S. Wisnicki. Conspiracy, Revolution, and Terrorism from Victorian Fiction to the Modern Novel. New York: Routledge, 2007. ISBN: 978-0415955607. Price: US$110
  12. Deborah Epstein Nord. Gypsies and the British Imagination, 1807-1930. New York: Columbia UP, 2006. ISBN: 0231137044. Price: US$24.50
  13. Oscar Wilde. The Picture of Dorian Gray. Ed. Andrew Elfenbein. New York: Longman, 2007: ISBN: 0-321-42713-0. Price: US$8.40 / Robert Louis Stevenson. Joseph Conrad and Mary Shelley Dr. Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The Secret Sharers, and Transformation: Three Tales of Doubles. Eds. Susan J. Wolfson and Barry V. Qualls. New York: Longman, 2009. ISBN: 0-321-41561-2: Price: US$8.40
  14. Rebecca Stern. Home Economics: Domestic Fraud in Victorian England. Columbus: The Ohio State Press, 2008. ISBN: 139780814210901. Price: US$39.95
  15. Julia Prewitt Brown. The Bourgeois Interior: How the Middle Class Imagines Itself in Literature and Film. Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2008. ISBN 978-0-8139-2710-7. Price: US$30.00