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By Laurence W. Mazzeno,Ronald D. Morrison

This assortment comprises twelve provocative essays from a various crew of foreign students, who make the most of a number interdisciplinary methods to research “real” and “representational” animals that stand out as culturally major to Victorian literature and tradition. Essays specialize in a variety of canonical and non-canonical Victorian writers, together with Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, Anna Sewell, Emily Bronte, James Thomson, Christina Rossetti, and Richard Marsh, and so they specialise in a various array of varieties: fiction, poetry, journalism, and letters. those essays reflect on a variety of cultural attitudes and literary remedies of animals within the Victorian Age, together with the advance of the animal security circulation, the importation of animals from the increasing Empire, the acclimatization of British animals in different nations, and the issues linked to expanding puppy possession.  The assortment additionally contains an creation co-written through the editors and recommendations for extra research, and may end up of curiosity to students and scholars around the a number of disciplines which contain Animal Studies. 

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