Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net

Number 53, February 2009 Materiality and Memory Guest-edited by Kate Flint

Table of contents (24 articles)

  • Introduction
  • Articles

    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