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By Laurence W. Mazzeno,Ronald D. Morrison

This assortment contains twelve provocative essays from a various team of overseas students, who make the most of a number of interdisciplinary techniques to research “real” and “representational” animals that stand out as culturally major to Victorian literature and tradition. Essays concentrate on a variety of canonical and non-canonical Victorian writers, together with Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, Anna Sewell, Emily Bronte, James Thomson, Christina Rossetti, and Richard Marsh, they usually concentrate on a various array of kinds: fiction, poetry, journalism, and letters. those essays ponder a variety of cultural attitudes and literary remedies of animals within the Victorian Age, together with the improvement of the animal safety stream, the importation of animals from the increasing Empire, the acclimatization of British animals in different nations, and the issues linked to expanding puppy possession.  The assortment additionally contains an creation co-written by means of the editors and proposals for additional learn, and should end up of curiosity to students and scholars around the a number of disciplines which contain Animal Studies. 

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