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By Walter E. Houghton

ISBN-10: 0300001223

ISBN-13: 9780300001228

ôIt is now 40 years,ö Walter Houghton writes, ôsince Lytton Strachey determined that we knew an excessive amount of concerning the Victorian period to view its tradition as a whole.öá lately the tide has became and the Victorians were the topic of sympathetic ôperiod pieces,ö severe and biographical works, and vast stories in their age, however the Victorian brain itself is still blurred for usùa package deal of assorted and infrequently paradoxical rules and attitudes.á Mr. Houghton explores those rules and attitudes, stories their interrelationships, and lines their simultaneous lifestyles to the final personality of the age.á His inquiry is the extra vital since it demonstrates that to appear into the Victorian brain is to determine many of the basic resources of the fashionable mind.

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