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Author Abberley, Will, 1984- author.
Title English fiction and the evolution of language, 1850 -1914 [electronic resource] / Will Abberley.
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, [2015]
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 Electronic Book  PE1085 .A63 2015eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (vii, 234 pages).
Content Type text
Format online resource
Series Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ; 101
Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ; 101.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-225) and index.
Contents Introduction: Language under a microscope -- Chapter 1. The future of language in prophetic fiction -- Chapter 2. Primitive language in imperial, prehistoric and scientific romances -- Chapter 3. Organic orality and the historical romance -- Chapter 4. Instinctive signs: nature and culture in dialogue -- Conclusion: Widening the lens.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject English language -- Social aspects -- History -- 19th century.
English language -- Social aspects -- History -- 20th century.
English fiction -- History -- 19th century.
English fiction -- History -- 20th century.
Language and literature -- History -- 19th century.
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Abberley, Will,. English fiction and the evolution of language, 1850 -1914 /. . 9781107101166 1107101166 (DLC) 2014046689
ISBN 131632091X (electronic bk.)
9781316320914 (electronic bk.)
9781107101166 (Hardback)
1107101166 (Hardback)