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Volume 53, Number 3, Spring 2011

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Papers and Responses from the Eighth Annual Conference of the North American Victorian Studies Association

Editors' Introduction

p. 403

On Hegel, History, and Reading as if for Life

The Semi-Detached Provincial Novel

pp. 405-416

Thinking of Me Thinking of You: Sympathy Versus Empathy in the Realist Novel

pp. 417-426

"Dickens's As If": Analogy and Victorian Virtual Reality

pp. 427-436

On Hegel, History, and Reading as if for Life: Response

pp. 437-444

Victorian Self-Projection and Critique

Looking Backward, Looking Forward: The Victorians in the Rearview Mirror of Future History

pp. 445-456

History's (Un)Reason: Victorian Intellectualism from J. S. Mill to Leslie Stephen

pp. 457-467

Parameters of Vibration, Technologies of Capture, and the Layering of Voices and Faces in the Nineteenth Century

pp. 468-478

Victorian Self-Projection and Critique: Response

pp. 479-484

Rhyme, Rhythm, and the Materiality of Poetry

Rhyme's End

pp. 485-494

Alice Meynell, Walter Pater, and Aestheticist Temporality

pp. 495-505

Trebled Beauty: William Morris's Terza Rima

pp. 506-517

Rhyme, Rhythm, and the Materiality of Poetry: Response

pp. 518-526

Book Reviews

The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain: Volume VI, 1830-1914 (review)

pp. 527-528

The Oxford Companion to the Book (review)

pp. 528-531

The Age of Eclecticism: Literature and Culture in Britain, 1815-1885 (review)

pp. 531-533

Utility and Democracy: The Political Thought of Jeremy Bentham, and: The Pleasures of Benthamism: Victorian Literature, Utility, Political Economy (review)

pp. 533-536

Reformers, Patrons and Philanthropists: The Cowper-Temples and High Politics in Victorian England (review)

pp. 536-538

Macaulay: The Tragedy of Power (review)

pp. 538-540

British Liberal Internationalism, 1880-1930: Making Progress? (review)

pp. 540-542

Journeys to Empire: Enlightenment, Imperialism, and the British Encounter with Tibet, 1774-1904 (review)

pp. 542-544

War, Nationalism, and the British Sailor, 1750-1850 (review)

pp. 544-546

Health and Medicine at Sea, 1700-1900 (review)

pp. 546-548

The Doctor in the Victorian Novel: Family Practices, and: Wilkie Collins, Medicine and the Gothic, and: Victorian Medicine and Social Reform: Florence Nightingale among the Novelists (review)

pp. 548-551

Shock, Memory and the Unconscious in Victorian Fiction (review)

pp. 551-553

Evolutionary Naturalism in Victorian Britain: The 'Darwinians' and their Critics (review)

pp. 553-555

The Anatomy of Robert Knox: Murder, Mad Science and Medical Regulation in Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh (review)

pp. 555-557

Murder Trials in Ireland, 1836-1914 (review)

pp. 557-558

Fighting Like the Devil for the Sake of God: Protestants, Catholics and the Origins of Violence in Victorian Belfast (review)

pp. 558-560

Irishness and Womanhood in Nineteenth-Century British Writing (review)

pp. 560-562

Murder and Morality in Victorian Britain: The Story of Madeleine Smith (review)

pp. 562-564

Mary Cholmondeley Reconsidered (review)

pp. 564-566

The Writings of Hesba Stretton: Reclaiming the Outcast (review)

pp. 567-568

The Magnificent Mrs Tennant: The Adventurous Life of Gertrude Tennant, Victorian Grande Dame (review)

pp. 569-570

The Politics of Domestic Authority in Britain since 1800 (review)

pp. 570-572

Victorian Servants, Class, and the Politics of Literacy (review)

pp. 573-574

Dress Culture in Late Victorian Women's Fiction: Literacy, Textiles, and Activism, and: Representations of Hair in Victorian Literature and Culture (review)

pp. 575-577

Reading Popular Culture in Victorian Print: Belgravia and Sensationalism, and: Victorian Sensational Fiction: The Daring Work of Charles Reade (review)

pp. 577-579

Sensation and Modernity in the 1860s (review)

pp. 579-581

Robert Louis Stevenson and Joseph Conrad: Writers of Transition (review)

pp. 582-583

Art and the British Empire (review)

pp. 584-586

Illustrations, Optics and Objects in Nineteenth-Century Literary and Visual Cultures (review)

pp. 586-588

Charles Dickens (review)

pp. 588-590

Dickens's Secular Gospel: Work, Gender, and Personality, and: Queer Dickens: Erotics, Families, Masculinities (review)

pp. 590-593

The Homosexual Revival of Renaissance Style, 1850-1930 (review)

pp. 593-595

Marketing Modernity: Victorian Popular Shows and Early Cinema (review)

pp. 596-597

Comments & Queries

Comments & Queries

p. 599



pp. 601-606

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