A Reader's Guide to the Nineteenth Century English Novel.
An informal introduction to the world that shaped the novels of Austen, Dickens, Thackeray, Hardy, Eliot, and Bronte. Chapters include Class and Money, Titles and the Peerage, The Church of England, etc. Facts about English society that help readers understand the novels of the time are presented with clarity in this useful book. 137 pgs. Spine of cover is faded to blue. Gift salutation in front of book from previous owner. Collier, Macmillan, 1985. Hb, Dj. USED. $10.00