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Announcements101 Tribute (1982). A past president of the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals (198183 ), she served on the editorial boards ofthe Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 18241900 , 5 vols. (1966-1989), and of the Union List of Victorian Serials in North American Libraries (1985); she is die author ofnumerous articles on Victorian and Edwardian studies in scholarly journals in North America and die United Kingdom. ANNOUNCEMENTS 1992 RSVP Conference. The 25th annual conference of the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals will be held 10-12 July 1992 at Manchester Polytechnic. Papers will be presented on reading Victorian periodicals, research methodologies, and representations and localities. Conference inlcudes tours of Victorian sites and special papers on Manchester architecture. For conference information, write Margaret Beetham, English and History Department, Manchester Polytechnic, Ormond Building, Lower Ormond Street, Manchster M15 6BX, England. In U.S. contact Dean Christopher DahL Humanities and Social Sciences, Millersville University, MiUersville PA 17551 (717-8723553 ), or Professor Penny Kanner, Occidental College, Los Angeles CA 90041 (213-8793737 ). Homes and Homelessness: Charles Dickens and the Victorian Imagination. Conference to be held 8-11 June 1992 at Hebrew University, co-sponsored by Hebrew University and The Dickens Project The program is complete, but short ten-page papers may be accepted for filing. For information write Murray Baumgarten, The Dickens Project, 354 Kresge College, University ofCalifornia, Santa Cruz CA 95064 (408-459-2103) or H. M. Daleski, Department of English, Hebrew University, Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel. BOOKS RECEIVED Abbate, Carolyn. Unsung Voices: Opera and Musical Narrative in the Nineteenth Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 1991. Aronson, Theo. Heart ofa Queen: Queen Victoria's RomanticAttachments. London: John Murray, 1991. xü + 272 £16.95 UK (clouï). Brady, Kristin. George Eliot. Women Writers Series. Gen. eds. Eva Figes and Adele King. London: Maonillan, 1992. 102Victorian Review Carpenter, Lynette and Wendy K. Kolmar, eds. Haunting the House ofFiction: Feminist Perspectives on Ghost Stories by American Women. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 1991. Corbett, Mary Jean. Representing Femininity: Middle-Class Subjectivity in Victorian and Edwardian Women's Autobiographies. Oxford: OUP, 1992. Cunningham, Hugh. 77k Children of the Poor Representations of Childhood Since the Seventeenth Century. Oxford and Cambridge: Basil Blackwell, 1991. Davis, Gweu and Beverly A. Jouce. Drama by Women to 1900: A Bibliography ofAmerican and British Writers. Toronto and Buffalo: U of T Press, 1992. Davis, Tracy C. Actresses As Working Women: Their Social Identity in Victorian Culture. London: Routledge, 1991. xvi + 200. $49.95 US (cloth); $16.95 US (paper); $6230 CAN (cloth); $21JO CAN (paper). Day, Aidan, ed. Robert Browning: Selected Poetry and Prose. London: Routledge, 1991. 230. $13JO US (paper); $16.95 CAN (paper). Evans, Eric J. SirRobert Peek Statesmanship, PowerandParty. Loudon: Routledge, 1991. 82. $9.95 US (paper); $LZ50 CAN (paper). Evans, T. F., ed. Shaw and Politics. Vol. 11 of Shaw. Pennsylvania State P, 1991. 314. $35.00 US (cloth). Herbert, Christopher. Culture and Anomie: Ethnographic Imagination in the Nineteenth Century, ? + 364. $48.00 US (cloth); $16.95 US (paper). Garson, Marjorie. Hardy's Fables ofIdentity: Woman, Body, Text. Boston: Twayne, 1991. 198. $64.95 CAN (cloth). Glancy, Ruth. A Tale ofTwo Cities: Dickens's Revolutionary Novel. Boston: Twayne, 1991. XU + 135. $20.95 US (cloth); $9.95 US (paper). Lewis, Jane. Women and Social Action in Victorian and Edwardian England. Stanford: Stanford UP, 1991. 338. $3930 US (cloth). Lovesey, Oliver. The Clerical Characterin George Eliot's Fiction. Victoria: English Literary Studies, 1991. 134. $8JO CAN (paper). Malchow, H. L. Gentlemen Capitalists: The Social and Political World of the Victorian Businessman. Stanford: Stanford UP, 1992. Maynard, Katherine Kearney. Thomas Hardy's Tragic Poetry: The Lyrics and the Dynasts. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1991. 231. $29.95 US (cloth). Monsman, Gerald. Olive Schreiner's Fiction: Landscape and Power. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1991. 201. $45.00 US (cloth). Pearce, Lynne. Woman/Image/Text: Readings in Pre-Raphaelite Art and Literature. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1991. 161. $85.00 CAN (cloth); $24.95 CAN (paper). Privateer, Paul Michael. Romantic Voices: Identity and Ideology in British Poetry, 1789 - 1850. Athens: U of Georgia P, 1991. Raby, Peter. Samuel Butler A Biography. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1991. 334. $32.95 US...


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