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Interfering values in the nineteenth-century British novel

Austen, Dickens, Eliot, Hardy, and the ethics of criticism

by Jeffrey Moxham

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Ethics.,
  • Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Ethics.,
  • Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 -- Ethics.,
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Ethics.,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Ethics in literature.,
  • Didactic fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Criticism -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Social values in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-221) and index.

    StatementJeffrey Moxham.
    SeriesContributions to the study of world literature,, no. 117
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR868.E67 M69 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3567621M
    ISBN 10031332283X
    LC Control Number2002066887

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