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Volume 54, Number 4, Summer 2012

Table of Contents

Time Lag and Elizabeth Gaskell’s Transatlantic Imagination

pp. 599-623

Spiritual Pathology: Priests, Physicians, and The Way of All Flesh

pp. 625-653

“The Poet of Science”: How Scientists Read Their Tennyson

pp. 655-678

“God is our guide! our cause is just!”: The National Chartist Hymn Book and Victorian Hymnody

pp. 679-705

Book Reviews

Ruskin’s Educational Ideals, and: After Ruskin: The Social and Political Legacies of a Victorian Prophet, 1870–1920 (review)

pp. 707-709

Thomas Carlyle Resartus: Reappraising Carlyle’s Contribution to the Philosophy of History, Political Theory, and Cultural Criticism (review)

pp. 709-711

William Morris and the Idea of Community: Romance, History, and Propaganda, 1880–1914 (review)

pp. 712-713

George Eliot’s Intellectual Life (review)

pp. 713-715

Of Apes and Ancestors: Evolution, Christianity, and the Oxford Debate (review)

pp. 715-717

Scotland’s Methodists, 1750–2000 (review)

pp. 717-719

Liberal Intellectuals and Public Culture in Modern Britain, 1815–1914: Making Words Flesh (review)

pp. 719-721

London Clerical Workers, 1880–1914: Development of the Labour Market (review)

pp. 721-723

Ulster Liberalism, 1778–1876: The Middle Path (review)

pp. 723-725

Gladstone and Ireland: Politics, Religion and Nationality in the Victorian Age (review)

pp. 725-727

Disraeli and the Eastern Question (review)

pp. 727-729

Insurgent Sepoys: Europe Views the Revolt of 1857 (review)

pp. 729-731

The British Empire and its Contested Pasts (review)

pp. 731-733

Purifying Empire: Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia (review)

pp. 733-735

Medicine, Race and Liberalism in British Bengal: Symptoms of Empire (review)

pp. 735-736

Gender and the Making of Modern Medicine in Colonial Egypt (review)

pp. 736-738

Tuberculosis and the Victorian Literary Imagination (review)

pp. 738-740

Let the Flowers Go: A Life of Mary Cholmondeley (review)

pp. 740-742

Amy Levy: Critical Essays (review)

pp. 742-744

The Other Dickens: A Life of Catherine Hogarth (review)

pp. 744-746

Ellen Terry, Spheres of Influence (review)

pp. 746-748

The Manchester Art Treasures Exhibition of 1857: Entrepreneurs, Connoisseurs and the Public (review)

pp. 748-750

Far from the Fashionable Crowd: The People’s Concert Society and Music in London’s Suburbs, and: A Provincial Organ Builder in Victorian England: William Sweetland of Bath, and: The Provincial Music Festival in England, 1784–1914 (review)

pp. 750-753

A. C. Swinburne and the Singing Word: New Perspectives on the Mature Work (review)

pp. 753-756

Cognitive Style and Perceptual Difference in Browning’s Poetry (review)

pp. 756-757

Hopkins and Heidegger (review)

pp. 758-759

America and the British Imaginary in Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Literature (review)

pp. 759-761

The Ghost Story, 1840–1920: A Cultural History (review)

pp. 761-763

Masculinities in British Adventure Fiction, 1880–1915 (review)

pp. 763-764

Reading the Cinematograph: The Cinema in British Short Fiction 1896–1912 (review)

pp. 765-767

Elizabeth Gaskell’s Cranford: A Publishing History (review)

pp. 767-769

The Routledge Concise History of Nineteenth-Century Literature (review)

pp. 769-772

The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Volume Four: The Reinvention of the British and Irish Novel 1880–1940 (review)

pp. 772-774

Comments & Queries

pp. 775-776


pp. 777-781

Victorian Studies: Index to Volume 54 (2011–2012)

pp. 783-793

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