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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 268-277.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Lauren Byler Anthony Trollope's infamous obsession with composing novels in as efficient a manner as possible founders on the rhetorical excess of the metaphors he employs to signify utility: shoes and shoe making. Like the ornate metaphors for utility that illustrate and obstruct Trollope's theory...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 386-405.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Gordon Bigelow Anthony Trollope's first novel, The Macdermots of Ballycloran (1847), is concerned with social and political conflict in rural Ireland; it is marked by episodes of extreme violence and by a generally episodic and ad hoc narrative form. In the early 1840s, when Trollope began writing...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 383-402.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Monica F. Cohen This essay seeks to situate Anthony Trollope's short 1866 novel Nina Balatka in the context of the market conditions that characterized Victorian literary entertainment. These market conditions, which included a proliferating number of reprinting vehicles, accommodated copying...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 61-78.
Published: 01 May 2002
... English Middle Class, 1780–1850 . Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1987 . Heineman , Helen . Mrs. Trollope: The Triumphant Feminine in the Nineteenth Century . Athens: Ohio UP, 1979 . Joyce , Patrick . Democratic Subjects: The Self and the Social in Nineteenth-Century England . Cambridge...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 17-35.
Published: 01 May 2018
... the cognitive standards of liberal citizenship, statistical sciences around the time of the 1867 Reform Act reversed the usual priority given to the individual over the collective, redefining the self as a compilation of demographic and social information. When Anthony Trollope's 1867 Phineas Finn...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 202-218.
Published: 01 August 2016
... addressed doubt and chose to know its reality. “Worlding” literary forms of knowing with legal/philosophical ones, through a reading of Anthony Trollope's Is He Popenjoy? (1878), I argue that realism knows by deciding to know . A focus on the presumptions—most prominently the presumption of legitimacy—that...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 236-254.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Michael Dango This article argues that the form of Anthony Trollope's Phineas Finn mediates sociality without the resources of interiority. This has important ramifications for understanding the politics of the novel by way of the kinds of relationality it makes available between characters and...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 297-303.
Published: 01 August 2009
... , Anthony Trollope's The Way We Live Now , and George Eliot's Middlemarch . © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works Cited Brooks , Peter . Reading for the Plot: Design and Intention in Narrative . New York: Knopf, 1984 . Dickens , Charles . Little Dorrit . 1857. London: Penguin, 2003...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 75-96.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Take the Hindmost: A History of Financial Speculation . New York: Plume, 2000 . Conrad , Peter . Imagining America . New York: Oxford UP, 1980 . Dickens , Charles . American Notes for General Circulation . London: Penguin, 1972 . Ellis , Linda Abess . Frances Trollope’s...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 125-127.
Published: 01 May 2001
... without ever quite owning any. In chapter 3, "Laborer and Hire: Trollope, Northcote-Trevelyan, and The Three Clerks," Shuman turns from school examinations to the competitive examinations for civil service posts proposed by the Northcote-Trevelyan Report of 1853. Focusing on Anthony...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 138-141.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Trollope's The Three Clerks (1857). In their various attempts to negotiate the play between visibility and invisibility that inheres in mental labor, each novel offers a model of how intellectual work can be made to be seen as labor. The Professor (Chapter 1) functions as a kind of prehistory of...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 140-143.
Published: 01 May 2018
... to identify with such high practitioners as George Eliot and Anthony Trollope become in Jaffe's readings the sticky stuff of desire and the fetish: we know that the effects produced are not real, and yet. . . . Jaffe identifies the formal devices, such as frames (windows, doors, and houses) and...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 140-143.
Published: 01 May 2013
... starting to assert itself as a world economic power, to the beginning of the twentieth, when this authority was ebbing. Beginning with Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice (1813), she ends with Henry James’s The Golden Bowl (1904), examining works by Frances Trol- lope, Anthony Trollope, and Margaret...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 127-131.
Published: 01 May 2018
... a long way into” their topical resonance, she admits, but “in doing so, we miss the attenuated pull” (10), among other things, of her book's central subject—masochism—which she explores in close readings of a half dozen novels by Emily Brontë, Anthony Trollope, Thomas Hardy, and D. H. Lawrence...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 161-162.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., and the eventual adoption of public mailboxes (this last an invention credited to novelist and postal inspector Anthony Trollope). The result was that “the mail suddenly came to offer a figure for a comprehensive society, with a multiplicity of classes and voices” (42), a figure produced in the...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 480-482.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Literature and Postcolonial Studies (Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2010), pp. 208, cloth, $36.00. In 1842 Victoria reported that Prince Albert was “much amused at my having got the Island of Hong Kong.” Thirty-two years later, though, Anthony Trollope surveyed the pink-dyed map and opined that “no doubt...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 135-157.
Published: 01 August 2004
... A. “Trollope’s Trollop.” Sex Scandal: The Private Parts of Victorian Fiction . Durham: Duke UP, 1996 . 159 –190. Collins , Wilkie . The Moonstone . 1868. New York: Bantam, 1982 . “A Conjugal Transaction; or, the Wife’s Property.” Punch 3 Dec. 1870 : 233 . Dolin...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): iv.
Published: 01 November 2005
... Professor of English at Tufts University. He has recently published essays on Dickens Trollope, Shelley Winters, and Adomo, and he is currently completing a book entitled Syconrlolysis: ]auis!111ess, Blnckiisting, ntld tfie Contic. PAM MORRIS is an Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 477-480.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Transactions in which they trace and reinforce social networks. Within these broad categories are discussions of both canonical fiction by Anthony Trollope, George Eliot, Charles Dickens, Charlotte Bronte¨, and Wilkie Collins and popular genres such as the reli- gious tract and the prize book. Price also...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 183-201.
Published: 01 August 2016
... upholding Benjamin Disraeli's Lothair as a “work . . . abounding in the romantic element” and a welcome contrast to the “dreary realism” of Anthony Trollope and Wilkie Collins ( Lothair 251 ). Though James eventually devoted himself to a far more artistically self-conscious mode of fiction, his call for...