Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net

Number 59-60, April–October 2011

Table of contents (34 articles)


  1. Cockney Cities
  2. Leigh Hunt, Sport, and the Cockney Controversy Revisited
  3. Hunt and his Friends
  4. Hunt, Byron, and The Story of Rimini - A Literary Challenge to “the Public Mind”
  5. "Where shall I place my imaginary coterie?": Sociality and Public Discourse in Leigh Hunt’s London Journal
  6. A Note on Leigh Hunt, Nicholas Carrington, and The Liberal
  7. The Religion Of Art, Art For Art’s Sake: Dante Gabriel Rossetti And Walter Pater
  8. “Glorious uncertainty”: Business and Adultery in Charlotte Riddell’s Too Much Alone
  9. Representing Orality: Scott’s The Lay of the Last Minstrel and Conjectural History
  10. “A subject dead is not worth presenting”: Cromwell, the Past, and the Haunting of Thomas Carlyle
  11. Parody, Terror and the Making of Forms: Blake’s Aesthetics of the Sublime in The Book of Urizen
  12. Legacies of Tortured Sensibility; or, what Shakira learned from Sade


  1. Antoinette Burton. Empire in Question: Reading, Writing and Teaching British Imperialism. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4880-1. Price: US$94.95/£67.00
  2. Eric Eisner. Nineteenth-Century Poetry and Literary Celebrity. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. ISBN: 978-0-230-22815-3. Price: US$85.00
  3. Elizabeth A. Fay. Fashioning Faces: The Portraitive Mode in British Romanticism. Durham, NH: University of New Hampshire Press; Hanover, NH, and London: University Press of New England, 2010. ISBN 978-1-58465-778-1 (cloth). Price: US$55.00
  4. Timothy Morton. The Ecological Thought. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-674-04920-8. Price: US$39.95
  5. Mary A. Favret. War at a Distance: Romanticism and the Making of Modern Wartime. Princeton: University Press, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-4008-3155-5. Price: US$26.95
  6. Jonathan Sachs. Romantic Antiquity. Rome in the British Imagination, 1789-1832. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0195376128. Price: US$85
  7. Christie McDonald and Stanley Hoffman, eds. Rousseau and Freedom. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. ISBN: 978-0521515825. Price: US$93
  8. Vivasvan Soni. Mourning Happiness: Narrative and the Politics of Modernity. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2010. ISBN 9780801448171. Price: US$49.95
  9. Matthew Rowlinson. Real Money and Romanticism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0521193795. Price: US$89
  10. Regenia Gagnier. Individualism, Decadence, and Globalization: On the Relationship of Part to Whole, 1859-1920. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-230-24743-7. Price: US$85.00/£50.00
  11. Adela Pinch. Thinking about Other People in Nineteenth-Century British Writing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. ISBN: 9780521764643. Price: US$95.00/£55.00
  12. Aaron Matz. Satire in an Age of Realism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-521-19738-0. Price: US$85.00/£50.00
  13. Katherine Newey and Jeffrey Richards. John Ruskin and the Victorian Theatre. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-230-52499-6. Price: $US 90.00
  14. Paul E. Kerry and Marylu Hill, eds. Thomas Carlyle Resartus: Reappraising Carlyle’s Contribution to the Philosophy of History, Political Theory, and Cultural Criticism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2010. ISBN: 9780838642238. US $67.50
  15. Marianne Van Remoortel. Lives of the Sonnet, 1787-1895: Genre, Gender and Criticism. Farnham, UK and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6934-0. Price: US$99.95/£55.00
  16. Carolyn Dever and Lisa Niles, eds. The Cambridge Companion to Anthony Trollope. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2011. ISBN: 9780521713955. Price: US$31.99/£19.99
  17. Stephen Knight. Crime Fiction since 1800: Detection, Death, Diversity. Second Edition. New York: Palgrave, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-230-58074-9. Price: US$85.00/£50.00 / Emelyne Godfrey. Masculinity, Crime and Self-Defence in Victorian Literature. New York: Palgrave, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-230-27345-0. Price: US$80/£50.00
  18. Robert J. Balfour, ed. Culture, Capital and Representation. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. ISBN: 9780230246454. Price: US$80.00/£50.00
  19. Patrick Colm Hogan, Understanding Nationalism: On Narrative, Cognitive Science, and Identity. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2009. ISBN: 978-081421107-6. Price: US$69.95
  20. Katherine Byrne. Tuberculosis and the Victorian Literary Imagination. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-521-76667-8. Price: US$90.00/£55.00
  21. Mary Wilson Carpenter. Health, Medicine, and Society in Victorian England. Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-27598-952-1. Price: US$44.95/£31.95
  22. Simon Gunn and James Vernon, eds. The Peculiarities of Liberal Modernity in Imperial Britain.Berkeley: University of California Press, 2011. ISBN 978-0-9845909-5-7. Price US$29.95/GB£20.95


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