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The Cambridge Companion to Victorian Poetry
Notes on contributors Preface Acknowledgments Abbreviations Note on the texts Chronology of publications and events Chronology of poets 1. Reforming Victorian poetry: poetics after 1832 JosephExpand
Empire Boys: Adventures in a Man's World
Part 1 Reading for the Empire: boys, class, and culture "Boys' Own Paper". Part 2 Schoolboys: manly boys and young gentlemen out of bounds passing the love of women. Part 3 Island stories: afterExpand
Remapping the Sites of Modern Gay History: Legal Reform, Medico-Legal Thought, Homosexual Scandal, Erotic Geography
  • J. Bristow
  • Sociology
  • Journal of British Studies
  • 1 January 2007
E thirty years ago Jeffrey Weeks published his groundbreaking Coming Out: Homosexual Politics in Britain, from the Nineteenth Century to the Present (1977)—an immensely influential history of theExpand
The Oxford book of adventure stories
'The love of adventure, and of mystery, and of a good fight lingers in the minds of men and women.' Thus wrote Andrew Lang in 1887, and the enduring popularity of a genre that was in its heyday atExpand
Gay Inscriptions@@@Effeminate England: Homoerotic Writing after 1885@@@The Ruling Passion: British Colonial Allegory and the Paradox of Homosexual Desire
In "The Ruling Passion," Christopher Lane examines the relationship between masculinity, homosexual desire, and empire in British colonialist and imperialist fictions at the turn of the twentiethExpand
The picture of Dorian Gray : the 1890 and 1891 texts
Introduction Editorial Introduction Bibliographical Description Abbreviations and Symbols THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY (1890) Textual Notes (1890 Edition) THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY (1891) TextualExpand
Wilde writings : contextual conditions
Opening with an introduction by Joseph Bristow and featuring thirteen original essays that examine Wilde's achievements as an aesthete, critic, dramatist, novelist, and poet, this provocative andExpand