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  Volume 35, Number 2, Fall 2009

Table of Contents

Victorian Disability
A Special Issue

Editors' Note

p. 7
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Forum
Victorian Prostheses

The Prosthetic Body

pp. 9-13
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The Sphygmograph: Pros-theses on the Body

pp. 13-17
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The Victorian Automaton as Imaginary Prosthetic

pp. 18-23
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Baby Incubators and the Prosthetic Womb

pp. 23-27
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The Telescope as Prosthesis

pp. 27-32
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Prosthetic Divinity: Babbage's Engine, Spiritual Intelligence, and the Senses

pp. 33-36
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Anthroprosthesis, or Prosthetic Dogs

pp. 36-41
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The Imperial Boy as Prosthesis

pp. 41-44
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Articles

Victorian Disability: Introduction

pp. 45-51
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"Happy and Yet Pitying Tears": Deafness and Affective Disjuncture in Dickens's "Doctor Marigold"

pp. 53-64
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Deafness and Holiness: Home Missions, Deaf Congregations, and Natural Language 1860-1890

pp. 65-82
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"To Invest a Cripple with Peculiar Interest": Artificial Legs and Upper-Class Amputees at Mid-Century

pp. 83-100
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Home Work: The Ambiguous Valorization of "Affliction" in Charlotte Yonge's The Pillars of the House (1873)

pp. 101-115
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"The Spirit of a Man and the Limbs of a Cripple": Sentimentality, Disability, and Masculinity in Charlotte Yonge's The Heir of Redclyffe

pp. 117-131
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The "Deaf Traveller," the "Blind Traveller," and Constructions of Disability in Nineteenth-Century Travel Writing

pp. 133-154
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Book Reviews

The Idea of English Ethnicity (review)

pp. 155-156
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Ireland, India and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Literature (review)

pp. 157-158
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Grand Designs: Labor, Empire, and the Museum in Victorian Culture (review)

pp. 158-161
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The Woman Painter in Victorian Literature (review)

pp. 161-163
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Religious Experience and the New Woman: The Life of Lily Dougall (review)

pp. 163-165
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Our Victorian Education (review)

pp. 165-167
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Come Buy, Come Buy: Shopping and the Culture of Consumption in Victorian Women's Writing (review)

pp. 168-169
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Contributors

pp. 171-174
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Research Areas

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