The Gaskell Journal

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Vol. 33, 2019

Women, Literature and Finance in Victorian England: Cultures of Investment
Nancy Henry, Women, Literature and Finance in Victorian England: Cultures of Investment. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, pp. ix + 284. Hardback £64.99, ISBN 9783319943305. EBook £51.99, ISBN 9783319943312.In this book, Nancy Henry presents...
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Vol. 32, 2018

For Better, for Worse: Marriage in Victorian Novels by Women
Carolyn Lambert and Marion Shaw (eds), For Better, For Worse: Marriage in Victorian Novels by Women. New York and London: Routledge, 2018, pp.vii + 217. Hardback £105.00, ISBN 9781138285644.This volume is concerned with Victorian fiction's contribution...
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Vol. 31, 2017

The Oxford Handbook of the Victorian Novel
Lisa Rodensky (ed), The Oxford Handbook of The Victorian Novel. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016, pp.xi + 808. Paperback ?30.00. ISBN 9780198744689.This magisterial volume examines the ways in which the Victorian novel was embedded in and influenced...
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Vol. 29, 2015

Gaskell's Other Wives and Daughters: Reimagining the Gothic and Anticipating the Sensational in 'Lois the Witch' and 'The Grey Woman'
On 6 July 1851, an essay by Elizabeth Gaskell bearing the simple title 'Disappearances' appeared in Household Words, a weekly family magazine conducted by Charles Dickens. Purportedly weighing the tools available to a mid- Victorian Scheherezade,1 but...
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Vol. 28, 2014

Transnational Gothic: Literary and Social Exchanges in the Long Nineteenth Century
Monika Elbert and Bridget M. Marshall (eds), Transnational Gothic: Literary and Social Exchanges in the Long Nineteenth Century. Farnham and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2013, pp.xxii + 269. Hardback £58.50, ISBN 9781409447702.As its title indicates, this...
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