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The Victorian illustrated book / edited by Richard Maxwell.

Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, c2002.
Physical Description:
xxx, 440 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
NC978 .V53 2002 (LC)
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Illustration of books -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Illustration of books, Victorian -- Great Britain.
Maxwell, Richard, 1948-

  • Walter Scott, historical fiction, and the genesis of the Victorian illustrated book / Richard Maxwell
  • Illustrations of time: watches, dials, and clocks in Victorian pictures / Steven Dillon
  • Serial illustration and storytelling in David Copperfield / Robert L. Patten
  • Maps and metaphors: topographical representation and the sense of place in late-Victorian fiction / Simon Joyce
  • Literal illustration in Victorian print / Herbert F. Tucker
  • William Morris before Kelmscott: poetry and design in the 1860s / Elizabeth K. Helsinger
  • Beyond reading: Kelmscott and the modern / Jeffrey Skoblow
  • Aubrey Beardsley "embroiders" the literary text / Nicholas Frankel
  • Alvin Langdon Coburn's frontispieces to Henry James's New York edition: pictures of an institutional imaginary / Charles Harmon
  • City scenes: commerce, utopia, and the birth of the picture book / Katie Trumpener
  • Afterword: the destruction, rebirth, and apotheosis of the Victorian illustrated book / Richard Maxwell.