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Excavating Victorians /

by Zimmerman, Virginia.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: SUNY series, studies in the long nineteenth century .Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c2008Description: x, 231 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780791472798 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0791472795 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Geology in literature | Archaeology in literature | Space and time in literature | Time -- Philosophy | Authors, English -- 19th century -- Philosophy | Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Literature and history -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Contents:
Introduction: "all relics here together" -- The Victorian geologist: reading remains and writing time -- Tennyson's fairy tale of science -- Accidental archaeology in London and Pompeii -- Dickens among the ruins -- Final fragments.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-223) and index.

Introduction: "all relics here together" -- The Victorian geologist: reading remains and writing time -- Tennyson's fairy tale of science -- Accidental archaeology in London and Pompeii -- Dickens among the ruins -- Final fragments.

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