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Title Reading and the Victorians / Edited by Matthew Bradley, University of Liverpool, UK and Juliet John, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2015]
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PR461 R287 2015    AVAILABLE    30530001207307
Descript xiii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The nineteenth century series
Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
Introduction / Matthew Bradley and Juliet John -- The public aspects of private reading. Reading by artificial light in the Victorian age / Simon Eliot -- New innovations in audience control: the select library and sensation / Stephen Colclough -- Reading Langham Place periodicals at number 19 / Beth Palmer -- The reading relationship. Deep reading in the manuscripts: Dickens and the manuscript of David Copperfield / Philip Davis -- 'Telling all': reading women's diaries in the 1890s / Catherine Delafield -- Reading across the lines and off the page: Dickens's model of multiple literacies in Our mutual friend / Sheila Cordner -- Reading the Victorians today. Victorian readers and their library records today / K. E. Attar -- Query: Victorian reading / Rosalind Crone -- Gladstone's unfinished synchrony: reading afterlives and the Gladstone database / Matthew Bradley -- The sharing of stories, in company with Mr Dickens / Clare Ellis -- Afterword / Jenny Hartley
Subject Authors and readers -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Literature publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Alt Author Bradley, Matthew, 1977- editor
John, Juliet, 1967- editor
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