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Published: 01 February 2017

224 Pages | 2 b/w illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748635061

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Literature of the 1900s

The Great Edwardian Emporium

Jonathan Wild

Published by Edinburgh University Press

The Edinburgh History of Twentieth Century Literature in Britain

In this ground-breaking study, Jonathan Wild investigates the literary history of the Edwardian decade. This period, long overlooked by critics, is revealed as a vibrant cultural era whose writers were determined to break away from the stifling influence of preceding Victorianism.