restricted access   Volume 58, Number 1, Autumn 2015

Table of Contents

Wildean Interpretation and Formalist Reading

pp. 9-33

Animal Cunning: Deceptive Nature and Truthful Science in Charles Kingsley’s Natural Theology

pp. 34-56

The Episodic Trollope and An Editor’s Tales

pp. 57-83

Childhood, Severed Heads, and the Uncanny: Freudian Precursors

pp. 84-110

Book Reviews

Emily Brontë and the Religious Imagination by Simon Marsden, and: The Brontës in Context ed. by Marianne Thormählen, and: Law and the Brontës by Ian Ward (review)

pp. 111-114

Infidel Feminism: Secularism, Religion, and Women’s Emancipation, England 1830–1914 by Laura Schwartz, and: Victorian Women Writers, Radical Grandmothers, and the Gendering of God by Gail Turley Houston (review)

pp. 114-117

Acts of Desire: Women and Sex on Stage, 1800–1930 by Sos Eltis (review)

pp. 117-118

The Political Worlds of Women: Gender and Politics in Nineteenth Century Britain by Sarah Richardson (review)

pp. 119-120

A Companion to George Eliot ed. by Amanda Anderson and Harry E. Shaw (review)

pp. 120-123

Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915 by Kristine Moruzi (review)

pp. 123-125

Literature, Journalism, and the Vocabularies of Liberalism: Politics and Letters, 1886–1916 by Jock Macleod (review)

pp. 125-127

Mill and Paternalism by Gregory Claeys, and: Mill on Justice ed. by Leonard Kahn, and: Mill by Frederick Rosen (review)

pp. 127-130

The American Experiment and the Idea of Democracy in British Culture, 1776–1914 ed. by Ella Dzelzainis and Ruth Livesey (review)

pp. 130-133

The Cambridge History of Victorian Literature ed. by Kate Flint (review)

pp. 133-135

The Victorian Diary: Authorship and Emotional Labour by Anne-Marie Millim (review)

pp. 135-137

Benjamin Disraeli Letters: 1868, Vol. X ed. by Michel W. Pharand et al. (review)

pp. 137-139

Preparing for Blockade 1885–1914: Naval Contingency for Economic Warfare by Stephen Cobb (review)

pp. 139-140

Patently Contestable: Electrical Technologies and Inventor Identities on Trial in Britain by Stathis Arapostathis and Graeme Gooday (review)

pp. 141-143

Kipling’s Art of Fiction, 1884–1901 by David Sergeant, and: Masculinity and the New Imperialism: Rewriting Manhood in British Popular Literature, 1870–1914 by Bradley Deane, and: Melodramatic Imperial Writing: From the Sepoy Rebellion to Cecil Rhodes by Neil Hultgren (review)

pp. 143-146

Reading Arabia: British Orientalism in the Age of Mass Publication, 1880–1930 by Andrew C. Long (review)

pp. 146-148

Literature, Immigration, and Diaspora in Fin-de-Siècle England: A Cultural History of the 1905 Aliens Act by David Glover, and: Re-imagining the ‘Dark Continent’ in fin de siècle Literature by Robbie McLaughlan (review)

pp. 148-150

The Triumph of Human Empire: Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the End of the World by Rosalind Williams (review)

pp. 151-152

Travelling in Different Skins: Gender Identity in European Women’s Oriental Travelogues, 1850–1950 by Dúnlaith Bird, and: British Women’s Travel to Greece, 1840–1914: Travels in the Palimpsest by Churnjeet Mahn (review)

pp. 152-155

The Evolving God: Charles Darwin on the Naturalness of Religion by J. David Pleins, and: Primitive Minds: Evolution and Spiritual Experience in the Victorian Novel by Anna Neill (review)

pp. 155-158

Empire, Industry and Class: The Imperial Nexus of Jute, 1840–1940 by Anthony Cox (review)

pp. 158-160

Policing the Factory: Theft, Private Policing and the Law in Modern England by Barry Godfrey and David J. Cox (review)

pp. 160-162

Poverty and the Poor Law in Ireland, 1850–1914 by Virginia Crossman (review)

pp. 162-164

The Irish New Woman by Tina O’Toole (review)

pp. 164-166

George Gissing and the Woman Question: Convention and Dissent ed. by Christine Huguet and Simon J. James (review)

pp. 166-168

London, Radical Culture, and the Making of the Dickensian Aesthetic by Sambudha Sen (review)

pp. 168-170

Swinburne’s Apollo: Myth, Faith, and Victorian Spirituality by Yisrael Levin, and: Algernon Charles Swinburne: Unofficial Laureate ed. by Catherine Maxwell and Stefano Evangelista (review)

pp. 170-173

Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Art and Design ed. by Tim Barringer, Jason Rosenfeld, and Alison Smith, and: The Cambridge Companion to the Pre-Raphaelites ed. by Elizabeth Prettejohn (review)

pp. 173-179

Sarah Angelina Acland: First Lady of Colour Photography by Giles Hudson, and: The Photography of Victorian Scotland by Roddy Simpson (review)

pp. 179-181

Observing by Hand: Sketching the Nebulae in the Nineteenth Century by Omar W. Nasim (review)

pp. 181-183

Comments & Queries

pp. 184-185


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