Volume 59, Number 3, Spring 2017

Table of Contents

Papers and Responses from the Fourteenth Annual Conference of the North American Victorian Studies Association

Editors’ Introduction

p. 389

Fictional Character

Does Grandcourt Exist?: Description and Fictional Characters

pp. 390-398

Phantoms and Fictional Persons: Hardy’s Phenomenology of Loss

pp. 399-408

The Victorian Serial Novel and Transfictional Character

pp. 409-418

Fictional Character: Response

pp. 419-425

Reader, Viewer, Spectator, Beholder

Evidence of Reading: The Social Network of the Heath Book Club

pp. 426-435

The Art Market and the Spaces of Sociability in Victorian London

pp. 436-449

Aesthetic Categories and the Social Life of Genre in Victorian Criticism

pp. 450-456

Reader, Viewer, Spectator, Beholder: Response

pp. 457-462

The Other Victorians at Fifty

The Other Victorians at Fifty Introduction

pp. 463-465

Past, Present, and Pornography

pp. 466-476

The Marriage of Social Science and Literary Criticism in The Other Victorians

pp. 477-489

Marcus’s Sources: Archives, Canons, Texts

pp. 490-505

Book Reviews

The Victorian Novel Dreams of the Real: Conventions and Ideology by Audrey Jaffe (review)

pp. 506-507

The Art of Adapting Victorian Literature, 1848–1920: Dramatizing Jane Eyre, David Copperfield, and The Woman in White by Karen E. Laird (review)

pp. 508-509

The Golden Age of Pantomime: Slapstick, Spectacle and Subversion in Victorian England by Jeffrey Richards (review)

pp. 510-511

Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame by H. J. Jackson (review)

pp. 512-513

Spirits and Spirituality in Victorian Fiction by Jen Cadwallader (review)

pp. 514-515

Intimate Violence and Victorian Print Culture: Representational Tensions by Suzanne Rintoul (review)

pp. 516-517

Night Walking: A Nocturnal History of London, Chaucer to Dickens by Matthew Beaumont (review)

pp. 518-519

Dirt in Victorian Literature and Culture: Writing Materiality by Sabine Schülting (review)

pp. 519-521

Reading for Health: Medical Narratives and the Nineteenth-Century Novel by Erika Wright (review)

pp. 522-523

The Victorian Novel of Adulthood: Plot and Purgatory in Fictions of Maturity by Rebecca Rainof (review)

pp. 524-525

British Writers and Paris, 1830–1875 by Elisabeth Jay (review)

pp. 525-527

Networking the Nation: British and American Women’s Poetry and Italy, 1840–1870 by Alison Chapman (review)

pp. 528-529

The Cambridge Companion to Victorian Women’s Writing ed. by Linda H. Peterson (review)

pp. 530-532

The New Woman Gothic: Reconfigurations of Distress by Patricia Murphy (review)

pp. 532-534

The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature, Volume 4: 1790–1880 ed. by Norman Vance and Jennifer Wallace (review)

pp. 534-536

Frederic Leighton: Death, Mortality, Resurrection by Keren Rosa Hammerschlag (review)

pp. 537-539

Reading Dante Gabriel Rossetti: The Painter as Poet by Brian Donnelly (review)

pp. 539-541

Dickens’ Novels as Poetry: Allegory and the Literature of the City by Jeremy Tambling (review)

pp. 541-543

The Poetics of Poesis: The Making of Nineteenth-Century English Fiction by Felicia Bonaparte (review)

pp. 543-546

Education in Nineteenth-Century British Literature: Exclusion as Innovation by Sheila Cordner (review)

pp. 546-548

Constance Maynard’s Passions: Religion, Sexuality, and an English Educational Pioneer, 1849–1935 by Pauline A. Phipps (review)

pp. 548-550

Military Men of Feeling: Emotion, Touch, and Masculinity in the Crimean War by Holly Furneaux (review)

pp. 550-552

Last Outpost on the Zulu Frontiers: Fort Napier and the British Imperial Garrison by Graham Dominy (review)

pp. 552-554

History, heritage, and colonialism: Historical consciousness, Britishness, and cultural identity in New Zealand, 1870–1940 by Kynan Gentry, and: Insanity, identity and empire: Immigrants and institutional confinement in Australia and New Zealand, 1873–1910 by Catharine Coleborne (review)

pp. 554-557

Exhibiting the Empire: Cultures of display and the British Empire ed. by John McAleer and John M. Mackenzie (review)

pp. 557-559

Colonial Relations: The Douglas-Connolly Family and the Nineteenth-Century Imperial World by Adele Perry (review)

pp. 559-561

British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877 by Jude Piesse (review)

pp. 561-563

In the club: Associational life in colonial South Asia by Benjamin B. Cohen (review)

pp. 563-565

The 1857 Indian Uprising and the British Empire by Jill C. Bender (review)

pp. 565-566

Britannia’s Embrace: Modern Humanitarianism and the Imperial Origins of Refugee Relief by Caroline Shaw (review)

pp. 566-568

Comments & Queries

p. 569

Reviewers

pp. 570-573