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Published: 01 December 2018

354 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190887414

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Romance's Rival

Familiar Marriage in Victorian Fiction

Talia Schaffer

  • Upends traditional readings of the marriage plot in Victorian fiction
  • Informed by historical research on marriage in nineteenth-century England
  • Covers both canonical authors like Austen, Eliot, and Trollope, alongside neglected writers like Charlotte Yonge and Margaret Oliphant