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Nature, education, and liberty in The Book of Gilly by Emily Lawless

Heidi Hansson

in Irish Women'S Writing, 1878-1922: Advancing the Cause of Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719097584
eISBN:
9781526115225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097584.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Representations of childhood in late Victorian and Edwardian writing often reproduce a Romantic philosophy where the child is understood as possessing a freedom of spirit and contact with the senses ... More


Grania and her Sisters: New Women Abroad and at Home

James H. Murphy

in Irish Novelists and the Victorian Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199596997
eISBN:
9780191723520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199596997.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The 1880s and 1890s were the years of the new-woman movement in literature. In any list of the most important half dozen new-woman novelists three women with Irish connections, Sarah Grand, Iota (Mrs ... More


‘Real Protestantism never Slumbers’: Religious and Historical Fiction

James H. Murphy

in Irish Novelists and the Victorian Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199596997
eISBN:
9780191723520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199596997.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Most historical fiction set before 1800 had a religious, or at least had a religio-ethno-political, basis. Early historical novels were either about justifying the Protestant settlement in Ireland or ... More


Introduction

Patrick R. O’Malley

in Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198790419
eISBN:
9780191831669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790419.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, European Literature

This Introduction establishes the key terminology and historical context for Liffey and Lethe, including the notion of historical paramnesia and its relevance to nineteenth-century Anglo-Irish ... More


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