Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture

Habit in the English Novel, 1850-1900

Lived Environments, Practices of the Self

Authors: O'Toole, S.

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This book offers new perspectives on the concept of habit in the nineteenth-century novel, delineating the complex, changing significance of the term and exploring the ways in which its meanings play out in a range of narratives, from Dickens to James.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction: An Embedded History

    O’Toole, Sean

    Pages 1-32

  • The Sensing Self: Dickens and the Space of Habit

    O’Toole, Sean

    Pages 35-63

  • Believing is Seeing: George Eliot’s Past Effects

    O’Toole, Sean

    Pages 64-93

  • Embodied Dispositions, Meredithian Slips

    O’Toole, Sean

    Pages 97-131

  • Passionate Possessions: Henry James’s Queer Properties

    O’Toole, Sean

    Pages 132-160

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eBook $69.99
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Hardcover $100.00
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Softcover $95.00
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Habit in the English Novel, 1850-1900
Book Subtitle
Lived Environments, Practices of the Self
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34940-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137349408
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34939-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46790-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 212
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