restricted access   Volume 20, Number 1, Summer 1994

Table of Contents


Dogs'/Bodies, Women's Bodies: Wives as Pets in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Narratives of Domestic Violence

pp. 1-34

Subverting the Ideal: The New Woman and the Battle of the Sexes in the Short Fiction of Ella D'Arcy

pp. 35-48

"Beyond What Language Can Express:" Transcending the Limits of the Self in Jane Eyre

pp. 49-69

Review Article

Reading Critics Writing Women Reading Writing

pp. 70-77


The Imperial Archive: Knowledge and the Fantasy of Empire by Thomas Richards (review)

pp. 78-80

Private Lives, Public Spirit: A Social History of Britain 1870-1914 by Jose Harris (review)

pp. 80-82

Rider Haggard and the Lost Empire, A Biography by Tom Pocock (review)

pp. 83-86

Fiction, Crime, and Empire: Clues to Modernity and Postmodernism by Jon Thompson, and: Apprehending the Criminal: The Production of Deviance in Nineteenth-Century Discourse by Marie-Christine Leps (review)

pp. 86-89

The Degeneracy Crisis and Victorian Youth by Thomas E. Jordan (review)

pp. 89-92

London in the Age of Industrialization by L.D. Schwarz (review)

pp. 92-95

City of Dreadful Delight: Narratives of Sexual Danger in Late-Victorian Britain by Judith R. Walkowitz (review)

pp. 94-97

The Reader's Repentance: Women Preachers, Women Writers, and Nineteenth Century Social Discourse by Christine L. Krueger (review)

pp. 97-100

Gallery Stroll

pp. 101-103

On Stage

pp. 104-107


pp. 108-109


pp. 109-111

Books Received

pp. 112-114

News of Members

pp. 115-116