Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns Of Science In Victorian Fiction

Darwin And The Novelists: Patterns Of Science In Victorian Fiction

Darwin and the Novelists: Patterns of Science in Victorian Fiction

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

About the Author

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.

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