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Victorian Sensation Fiction

Author: Cox, Jessica
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 190
Pub Date: 06/05/2019
Publisher: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
ISBN: 9781137471703
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Quick overview Since the establishment of sensation fiction in the 1860s, key trends have emerged in critical readings of these texts.
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Since the establishment of sensation fiction in the 1860s, key trends have emerged in critical readings of these texts. From Victorian responses emphasising the 'lowbrow' or potentially dangerous qualities of the genre to the prolific critical attention of the present day, this Reader's Guide identifies the dominant approaches to sensation fiction and charts the critical trends of various scholarly evaluations and interpretations.

With coverage spanning empire, class, sexuality and adaptation, this is the ideal companion for students of Victorian Literature looking for an introduction to the key debates surrounding sensation fiction.

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