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By Laurence W. Mazzeno,Ronald D. Morrison

This assortment comprises twelve provocative essays from a various staff of overseas students, who make the most of quite a number interdisciplinary methods to research “real” and “representational” animals that stand out as culturally major to Victorian literature and tradition. Essays specialize in a variety of canonical and non-canonical Victorian writers, together with Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, Anna Sewell, Emily Bronte, James Thomson, Christina Rossetti, and Richard Marsh, they usually concentrate on a various array of types: fiction, poetry, journalism, and letters. those essays think about quite a lot of cultural attitudes and literary remedies of animals within the Victorian Age, together with the advance of the animal defense circulate, the importation of animals from the increasing Empire, the acclimatization of British animals in different nations, and the issues linked to expanding puppy possession.  The assortment additionally comprises an advent co-written through the editors and proposals for additional research, and may end up of curiosity to students and scholars around the a number of disciplines which include Animal Studies. 

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