Dickens and the sentimental tradition: Fielding, Richardson, Sterne, Goldsmith, Sheridan, Lamb

Purton, Valerie (2012) Dickens and the sentimental tradition: Fielding, Richardson, Sterne, Goldsmith, Sheridan, Lamb. UNSPECIFIED. ISBN 9780857284181

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Abstract

A timely rereading of Dickens' novels in the light of the sentimetnal trasdtion he inherited from the eighteenth century, suggesting ways in which this tradtion was reread and sometimes misread as it evolved into nineteenth century sentimentality. Dickens is shown to be writing as part of a strong and important literary tradition which has often been undervalued or dismissed out of hand by twentieth-century critics.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: Citation: Purton, V., 2012. Dickens and the sentimental tradition: Fielding, Richardson, Sterne, Goldsmith, Sheridan, Lamb. London: Anthem Press..
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Repository Admin
Date Deposited: 07 May 2013 10:15
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 16:17
URI: https://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/288581

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