Publish date: April 1st 2005
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages no: 694
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Literary Fiction
, 19th Century
Yay - Project Gutenberg comes up trumps again.In an easy-chair of the spacious and handsome library of his town house, sat William, Earl of Mount Severn.When sensation novels burst upon a quiescent England these novels became immediate best sellers, surpassing all previous book sales records. Howeve...
So, this woman in the Victorian club specializes in lesser-known female Victorian authors and she recommended a bunch of books to me. Neat thing to specialize in, huh? I realize some of these are less lesser-known than others; she does too.BTW I am going to repeat this message for several other bo...
East Lynne is a very engaging Victorian sensation novel written in 1861. If you like the works of Wilkie Collins and Mary Elizabeth Braddon, then I also recommend Ellen Wood.This had everything you'd expect in a Victorian sensation novel, and probably more; murder, infidelity, betrayal, disguises an...