The World of the Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose

Johnson, E. D. H. (editor)
Publication Date 1964
Publisher Charles Scribners
Binding Paperback
Condition Good, sound copy.
SKU 9926
Notes Heavily and unevenly sunned. Binding is still sound.


Paperback. 520pp. With its critical commentary and suggestions for further reading for each writer this is still an excellent over view of the intellectual life of England in the nineteenth century. Small selection of black and white plates. Writers included are Thomas Macaulay, Thomas Carlyle, Alfred Tennyson, Matthew Arnold, John Stuart Mill, John Ruskin, William Morris, John Henry Newman, James Thomson, Thomas Hardy, A. E. Housman, Swinburne, George Meredith, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Robert Browning, Walter Paster, T. H. Huxley, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Arthur Hugh Clough, William Makepeace Thackery, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, etc.
Price: £6.50