Spring 2012 Victorian Novel I
English, as ENGL-346
Formerly listed as: ENGL-40
Andrew C. Parker (Section 01)
A selection of mid-nineteenth-century English novels approached from various critical, historical, and theoretical perspectives. In spring 2011 the course will focus on novels written around 1848, among them Disraeli’s
Sybil, Gaskell’s Mary Barton, E. Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, Dickens’ Dombey and Son, Trollope’s Barchester Towers, and Eliot’s Adam Bede.
Spring semester. Professor Parker.
Cost: $60 ? Keywords Writing attentive Course times and locations ENGL 346 - L/D Section 01 Tu 02:00 PM - 03:20 PM WEBS 217 Th 02:00 PM - 03:20 PM WEBS 217 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; roll your mouse over the price field to see detailed pricing information.
ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Book Store Price
9780140434644 Mary Barton London ; Penguin Books, 1996. Elizabeth Gaskell; edited with an introduction and notes by Macdonald Daly Amherst Books $10.00
0140435467 Dombey and Son Penguin Dickens, C. Amherst Books TBD
9780140436648 Adam Bede London : Penguin, 2008. George Eliot; edited with an introduction and notes by Margaret Reynolds Amherst Books $16.00
9780141439556 Wuthering Heights London ; Penguin Books, 2003. Emily Brontںe; edited with an introduction and notes by Pauline Nestor; preface by Lucasta Miller Amherst Books $7.00
9780199537655 Barchester Towers Oxford University Press, USA Anthony Trollope, Michael Sadleir (Editor), Frederick Page (Editor), Edward Ardizzone (Illustrator), John Sutherland (Introduction) Amherst Books $9.95
9780199539055 Sybil: Or The Two Nations Oxford University Press Benjamin Disraeli, Sheila Smith (Editor) Amherst Books $11.95
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