Review 19: An Online Review of New Books on English and American Literature of the 19th Century
 

 
Anahid Nersessian
UTOPIA, LIMITED: ROMANTICISM AND ADJUSTMENT
(Harvard, 2015) 280 pp.
Reviewed by Samantha Harvey on 2017-09-07.

In The Science of Logic, Hegel loftily claims that "it is not the finite...
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Jessica Straley
EVOLUTION AND IMAGINATION IN VICTORIAN CHILDREN’S BOOKS
(Cambridge, 2016) xi + 258 pp.
Reviewed by Stephen Prickett on 2017-09-07.

Straley's thesis is a simple and potentially interesting one: "that evolutionary discourse...
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Dewey W. Hall, ed.
ROMANTIC ECOCRITICISM: ORIGINS AND LEGACIES
(Rowman & Littlefield / Lexington, 2016) 310 pp.
Reviewed by Alan Bewell on 2017-09-06.

In recent years, as a result of broad concerns about climate change, food,...
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Samantha Evans, ed.
DARWIN AND WOMEN: A SELECTION OF LETTERS
(Cambridge, 2017) xxviii + 270 pp
Reviewed by George Levine on 2017-08-02.

Out of the vastness of the Darwinian Archive, whose editing will take the scholarly...
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Ashley J. Cross
MARY ROBINSON AND THE GENESIS OF ROMANTICISM: LITERARY DIALOGUES AND DEBTS, 1784-1821
(Routledge, 2016) 296 pp.
Reviewed by Stephanie Russo on 2017-07-29.

Shortly before her death, Mary Robinson complained to William Godwin that she...
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