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Robert Surtees and early Victorian society

Author: Norman Gash
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
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Contributing to knowledge of a once-popular and now-neglected 19th-century novelist, Robert Surtees, this book is also a study of Victorian social history. Norman Gash exploits the opportunities that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
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Gash, Norman.
Robert Surtees and early Victorian society.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)607916201
Online version:
Gash, Norman.
Robert Surtees and early Victorian society.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)621703870
Named Person: Robert Smith Surtees; R S Surtees; Robert Smith Surtees; Robert Smith Surtees
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Gash
ISBN: 0198204299 9780198204299
OCLC Number: 28181793
Description: 407 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1 Surtees's England: the man and his books; town and country; squires and peers; county society; landowners and farmers. Part 2 Domestic interiors: woman and the pursuit of man; the mirror of society. Part 3 Manners and morals: manners; morals; the limits of prudery. Part 4 The changing years: the decline of elegance; stage coaches, steam and speed; a railway society.
Responsibility: Norman Gash.
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'attractive survey of early Victorian society' Norman Gash, The Times 'this is as good, certainly as readable and authoritative, account of daily life in the age of Peel as one could wish' Times Read more...

 
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