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Forms of empire : the poetics of Victorian sovereignty / Nathan K. Hensley.

Hensley, Nathan, (author.).
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Subject: English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
Sovereignty in literature.

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  • ISBN: 9780191834448
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.

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General Note: This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Nathan K. Hensley shows how the modern state's anguished relationship to violence pushed literary writers of the Victorian era to expand the capacities of literary form. He explores the works of some of the era's most astute thinkers, including George Eliot, Charles Dickens, and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Target Audience Note: Specialized.
Source of Description Note: Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on December 9, 2016).
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