The Facts On File Companion To The 18th And 19th-century British Novel (Companion to Literature) by Mary Virginia Brackett

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Description of the book "The Facts on File Companion to the British Novel": An invaluable collection of encyclopedias analyzing individual literary genres, the "Companion to Literature" series focuses on drama, short stories, novels, and poetry as they are studied in high school and college curricula.

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Golden. English Literature in Transition. Spring “The Speckled Band” and “Beatrix Potter.”. Thomas Carlyle translated Goethe's novel into English, and after its publication inmany British authors wrote novels inspired by it.

[10] [11] In the 20th century, it spread to Germany, Britain, [12] France, [13] [14] and several other countries around the globe. Introduction to British literature challenging traditional 18th century and Romantic studies and exploring the development of literary genres and modes in a period of rapid change.

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The story of British drama in the 18th century is one of dizzying growth: in kinds of entertainment, audience figures, the numbers of theatres and not least in the size of the theatres. Published: 15 May From marriage and sexuality to education and rights, Professor Kathryn Hughes looks at attitudes towards gender in 19th-century Britain.

During the Victorian period men and women’s roles became more sharply defined than at any time in history. In earlier centuries it had been usual for women to work alongside husbands.

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Burt. A history of literary censorship in England that reflects the transformation in the motives for censorship, from political into the 18th century, to blasphemy for the remainder of that century, and then to obscene libel and sexual morality in the 19th century.

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The growth of the Empire brought new tastes and flavours – Kedgeree, for example, is a version of the Indian dish Khichri and was first brought back to Britain by members of the East India Company.

It has been a traditional dish at the British breakfast table since the 18th and 19th centuries. Nowadays you can sample cuisines from all around. The caption to the above cartoon states: Dentist. 18th century caricature of a fat dentist with his struggling, overweight female patient is begging the dentist not to pluck her teeth out like he would the feathers of a pigeon.

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