Volume 25, Number 2, Winter 2000

Table of Contents

Editors Note

p. iv

Articles

The Story of Nature: Victorian Popularizers and Scientific Narrative

pp. 1-29

Anxiously Managing Mourning: Wellington's Funeral and the Press

pp. 30-60

A Victorian Virtual Community

pp. 61-79

Forms of Suffering in Charlotte Yonge's The Clever Woman of the Family

pp. 80-105

Reviews

Trial by Ordeal: Thomas Hardy and the Critics by Edward Neill, and: Thomas Hardy, Femininity and Dissent: Reassessing the 'Minor' Novels by Jane Thomas (review)

pp. 106-111

Popular Culture and Performance in the Victorian City by Peter Bailey (review)

pp. 112-114

Victorian Fairy Painting by Jeremy Maas, Pamela White Trimpe, and Charlotte Gere, and: Strange and Secret Peoples. Fairies and Victorian Consciousness by Carole G. Silver (review)

pp. 115-117

Novels of Everyday Life: The Series in English Fiction, 1850-1930 by Laurie Langbauer (review)

pp. 118-121

Word Crimes: Blasphemy, Culture, and Literature in Nineteenth-Century England by Joss Marsh (review)

pp. 122-124

"This Rash Act": Suicide Across the Life Cycle in the Victorian City by Victor Bailey (review)

pp. 125-127

Contributors

pp. 129-130

Books Received

pp. 131-134