The Resource Victorian poetry and the culture of the heart, Kirstie Blair

Victorian poetry and the culture of the heart, Kirstie Blair

Label
Victorian poetry and the culture of the heart
Title
Victorian poetry and the culture of the heart
Statement of responsibility
Kirstie Blair
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kirstie Blair considers why and how the heart became a vital image in Victorian poetry, arguing that it highlights anxieties about the ability of poetry to act upon its readers. She covers poems by authors such as Tennyson and the Brownings and contextualises them with reference to lesser-known works
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
821/.8093561
Index
index present
LC call number
PR591
LC item number
.B53 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford English monographs
Label
Victorian poetry and the culture of the heart, Kirstie Blair
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-265) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Proved on the Pulses: Heart Disease in Victorian Literature and Culture; 2. Shocks and Spasms: Rhythm and the Pulse of Verse; 3. 'Ill-lodged in a woman's breast': Elizabeth Barrett Browning and the Woman's Heart; 4. 'The old unquiet breast': Matthew Arnold, Heartsickness, and the Culture of Doubt; 5. 'Raving of dead men's dust and beating hearts': Tennyson and the Pathological Heart; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn646790766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191706592
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36016494
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646790766
  • oso0191534382
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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