Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian Fiction by George LevineDarwin And The Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian Fiction by George Levine

Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian Fiction

byGeorge Levine

Paperback | January 1, 1992

Pricing and Purchase Info

$40.98 online 
$44.50 list price
Earn 205 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

Levine shows how Darwin's ideas affected nineteenth-century novelists—from Dickens and Trollope to Conrad. "Levine stands in our day as the premier critic and commentator on Victorian prose."—Frank M. Turner, Nineteenth-Century Literature. "Magnificently written, with a care and delicacy worthy of its subject."—Nina Auerbach, University of Pennsylvania
George Levine is the Kenneth Burke Professor of English at Rutgers University and the author of The Realistic Imagination, published by the University of Chicago Press.
The Cambridge Companion to George Eliot
The Cambridge Companion to George Eliot

by George Levine

$29.89$37.30

Available for download

Not available in stores

Silas Marner and Two Short Stories (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
Silas Marner and Two Short Stories (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

by George Eliot

$4.79$5.32

Available for download

Not available in stores

The Origin of Species (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
The Origin of Species (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

by Charles Darwin

$4.79$5.32

Available for download

Not available in stores

Shop this author
Title:Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian FictionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:334 pages, 9.25 × 6.13 × 1.4 inPublished:January 1, 1992Publisher:University of Chicago Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0226475743

ISBN - 13:9780226475745

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian Fiction

Reviews

Table of Contents

1. Darwin among the Novelists
2. Natural Theology: Whewell and Darwin
3. Mansfield Park: Observation Rewarded
4. Darwin's Revolution: From Natural Theology to Natural Selection
5. Dickens and Darwin
6. Little Dorrit and Three Kinds of Science
7. The Darwinian World of Anthony Trollope
8. The Perils of Observation
9. From Scott to Darwin to Conrad: Revolution Not Evolution
Notes
Index