Idyllic realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy

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Mitford, Mary Russell, -- , 1787-1855., Hardy, Thomas, -- 1840-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation., English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism., Realism in literature., Country life in literature., Pastoral literature, English -- History and criti
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Idyllic Realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy. Authors (view affiliations) P. Edwards; Book. 11 Citations; 7 Downloads; The Single Eye: Mary Russell Mitford. Edwards. Pages Tennyson’s ‘Idyls’ About this book. Keywords. Get this from a library. Idyllic realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy.

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[Peter David Edwards]. A study of some of the ways in which the realism in Victorian literature (class conflict, sexual conflict and death) was accommodated alongside the idyllic.

Emphasis lies on textual details and intertextual comparison; major authors including Tennyson, Hardy and George Eliot are covered. Edwards. Idyllic Realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy. New York: St. Martin's Press. $ Anthea Trodd. Domestic Crime in the Victorian Novel.

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viii, $ Both Edwards' and Trodd's studies document the emergence of a nineteenth-century literary. 14 P. Edwards, Idyllic Realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy (London: Macmillan, ), p.

15 Todorov defines the fantastic as a mode which is deliberately ambiguous, creating a hesitancy on the part of the reader between a rational and a Cited by: 1.

In Idyllic Realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy, P. Edwards analyzes a tradition of "realistic idyll" that "not merely turns potential tragedy and heroic passion into comedy but implicitly denies the existence of the tragedy and heroic passion, whether in art or in life" (3).

For Mary Russell Mitford too, although she was by then approaching middle age, the ‘country scenery and country manners’ that she described retained their pristine glory and freshness, and on rare occasions even took on a celestial light; but there is little evidence in Our Village—or in her letters written at the same time—that Idyllic realism from Mary Russell Mitford to Hardy book saw Author: P.

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