Allegories of Union in Irish and English Writing 1790 - 1870: Politics, History and the Family from Edgeworth to Arnold

Corbett, Mary Jean
Publication Date 2000
ISBN 9780521661324
Publisher Cambridge University Press,
Binding Hardcover
Condition Near fine, bright copy in like dust wrapper.
SKU 21021
Notes Very clean and neat.


Hardback. 228p. A study of both the fictional and non-fictional representations of the relationship between England and Ireland in the 19th century. Utilising post-colonial and feminist theory, novels by Maria Edgeworth, Sydney Owenson, Charles Kingsley and Anthony Trollope and other writing by Edmund Burke, Thomas Carlyle, Frederick Engels, Matthew Arnold, and John Stuart Mill. Of relevance to those with an interest in either 19th century history and politics, or 19th century fiction. A very detailed bibliography. Indexed.
Price: £12.50