The London Journal, 1845-83: Periodicals, Production and Gender

King, Andrew
Publication Date 2004
ISBN 0754633438
Publisher Ashgate
Binding Hardback
Condition Near fine, bright copy in very good dust wrapper
SKU 20877
Notes Very clean and neat.


Hardback. 272pp. First edition with errata slip laid in. An interdisciplinary study drawing on the work of sociologists such as Pierre Bourdieu, as well as the scholarship of historians, art critics, literary critics and political economists in this such of the market place for popular and mass produced literature. With especial focus on three novels Ivanhoe by Walter Scott (serialised in the London Journal 1859-60), Lady Audley’s Secret (1863) by Mary Braddon and a previously unknown version of Emile Zola’s The Ladies’ Paradise (1883).
Price: £32.00