Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture

Transport in British Fiction

Technologies of Movement, 1840-1940

Editors: Gavin, A., Humphries, A. (Eds.)

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Transport in British Fiction is the first essay collection devoted to transport and its various types horse, train, tram, cab, omnibus, bicycle, ship, car, air and space as represented in British fiction across a century of unprecedented technological change that was as destabilizing as it was progressive.

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Benjamin Bateman, California State University, USA Elizabeth Bleicher, Ithaca College, USA Jen Cadwallader, Randolph-Macon College, USA Adrienne E. Gavin, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK Andrew F. Humphries, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK Margaret Linley, Simon Fraser University, Canada Peter Lowe, Bader International Study Centre, UK Paul March-Russell, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK Charlotte Mathieson, University of Warwick, UK Courtney Salvey, University of Kent, UK Lorna Shelley, University of Wolverhampton, UK Janet Stobbs Wright, University of CEU Cardenal Herrera in Elche, Spain Tamara S. Wagner, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Lena Wånggren, University of Edinburgh, UK

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“Each of the chapter throughout Transport in British Fiction demonstrates effective thematic analysis of narratives of transport; there’s richness to the collection’s overall scope.” (Daniel Martin, Victorian Studies, Vol.59 (2), 2017)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Transport in British Fiction
Book Subtitle
Technologies of Movement, 1840-1940
Editors
  • A. Gavin
  • A. Humphries
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-49904-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137499042
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-49903-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 273
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