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Volume 35, Number 2, Fall 2009

Table of Contents

Victorian Disability
A Special Issue

Editors' Note

p. 7 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0037

Victorian Prostheses

The Prosthetic Body

pp. 9-13 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0046

The Sphygmograph: Pros-theses on the Body

pp. 13-17 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0056

The Victorian Automaton as Imaginary Prosthetic

pp. 18-23 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0007

Baby Incubators and the Prosthetic Womb

pp. 23-27 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0016

The Telescope as Prosthesis

pp. 27-32 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0025

Prosthetic Divinity: Babbage's Engine, Spiritual Intelligence, and the Senses

pp. 33-36 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0034

Anthroprosthesis, or Prosthetic Dogs

pp. 36-41 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0043

The Imperial Boy as Prosthesis

pp. 41-44 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0052


Victorian Disability: Introduction

pp. 45-51 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0032

"Happy and Yet Pitying Tears": Deafness and Affective Disjuncture in Dickens's "Doctor Marigold"

pp. 53-64 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0041

Deafness and Holiness: Home Missions, Deaf Congregations, and Natural Language 1860-1890

pp. 65-82 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0050

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

pp. 83-100 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0001

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

pp. 101-115 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0010

"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 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0019

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

pp. 133-154 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0028

Book Reviews

The Idea of English Ethnicity (review)

pp. 155-156 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0003

Ireland, India and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Literature (review)

pp. 157-158 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0012

Grand Designs: Labor, Empire, and the Museum in Victorian Culture (review)

pp. 158-161 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0021

The Woman Painter in Victorian Literature (review)

pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0030

Religious Experience and the New Woman: The Life of Lily Dougall (review)

pp. 163-165 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0039

Our Victorian Education (review)

pp. 165-167 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0048

Come Buy, Come Buy: Shopping and the Culture of Consumption in Victorian Women's Writing (review)

pp. 168-169 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0058


pp. 171-174 | DOI: 10.1353/vcr.2009.0059

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