9780393975697

Norton Anthology of English Literature Vol. 2 : Victorian Age

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  • Edition: 7th
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  • Copyright: 1999-12-01
  • Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
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Collects novels, stories, poems, essays, plays, ballads, and sermons from British authors.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Seventh Edition xvii
Acknowledgments xvii
``The Persistence of English'' xxxi
Geoffrey Numberg
The Victorian Age (1830-1901) 1043(619)
Introduction
1043(21)
Timeline
1064(2)
Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)
1066(53)
[Carlyle's Portraits of His Contemporaries]
1070(7)
[Queen Victoria at Eighteen]
1070(1)
[Samuel Taylor Coleridge at Fifty-three]
1070(4)
[William Wordsworth in His Seventies]
1074(2)
[Alfred Tennyson at Thirty-four]
1076(1)
Sartor Resartus
1077(26)
The Everlasting No
1077(5)
Centre of Indifference
1082(7)
The Everlasting Yea
1089(7)
Natural Supernaturalism
1096(7)
The French Revolution
1103(7)
September in Paris
1103(3)
Place de la Revolution
1106(3)
From Cause and Effect
1109(1)
Past and Present
1110(9)
Democracy
1110(5)
Captains of Industry
1115(4)
John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801-1890)
1119(18)
The Idea of a University
1121(7)
From Discourse 5. Knowledge Its Own End
1121(2)
From Discourse 7. Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Professional Skill
1123(5)
Apologia Pro Vita Sua
1128(9)
From Chapter 1. History of My Religious Opinions to the Year 1833
1128(7)
From Liberalism
1135(2)
John Stuart Mill (1806-1873)
1137(36)
What Is Poetry?
1139(7)
On Liberty
1146(9)
From Chapter 3. Of Individuality as One of the Elements of Well-Being
1146(9)
The Subjection of Women
1155(11)
From Chapter 1
1156(10)
Autobiography
1166(7)
From Chapter 5. A Crisis in My Mental History. One Stage Onward
1166(7)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)
1173(25)
The Cry of the Children
1174(4)
To George Sand: A Desire
1178(1)
To George Sand: A Recognition
1178(1)
Sonnets from the Portuguese
1179(1)
(``Say over again, and yet once over again'')
1179(1)
(``When our two sould stand up erect and strong'')
1179(1)
(``The first time that the sun rose on thine oath'')
1180(1)
(``How do I love thee? Let me count the ways'')
1180(1)
Aurora Leigh
1180(15)
Book 1
1180(1)
[The Feminine Education of Aurora Leigh]
1180(6)
Book 2
1186(1)
[Aurora's Aspirations]
1186(3)
[Aurora's Rejection of Romney]
1189(3)
Book 5
1192(1)
[Poets and the Present Age]
1192(3)
Mother and Poet
1195(3)
Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-1892)
1198(106)
The Kraken
1201(1)
Mariana
1202(2)
The Lady of Shalot
1204(4)
The Lotos-Eaters
1208(5)
Ulysses
1213(2)
Tithonus
1215(1)
Break, Break, Break
1216(1)
The Epic [Morte d'Arthur]
1217(2)
The Eagle: A Fragment
1219(1)
Locksley Hall
1219(6)
The Princess
1225(1)
Sweet and Low
1225(1)
The Splendor Falls
1226(1)
Tears, Idle Tears
1226(1)
Ask Me No More
1227(1)
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal
1227(1)
Come Down, O Maid
1228(1)
[``The Woman's Cause Is Man's'']
1229(1)
From In Memoriam A. H. H.
1230(50)
The Charge of the Light Brigade
1280(2)
Idylls of the King
1282(1)
The Coming of Arthur
1282(11)
The Passing of Arthur
1293(11)
Flower in the Crannied Wall
1304(1)
Crossing the Bar
1304(1)
Edward Fitzgerald (1809-1883)
1304(14)
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
1305(13)
Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865)
1318(15)
The Old Nurse's Story
1319(14)
Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
1333(12)
A Visit to Newgate
1335(10)
Robert Browning (1812-1889)
1345(73)
Porphyria's Lover
1349(1)
Soliloquy of the Spanish Clister
1350(2)
My Last Duchess
1352(1)
The Laboratory
1353(2)
The Lost Leader
1355(1)
How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix
1356(2)
Home-Thoughts, from Abroad
1358(1)
Home-Thoughts, from the Sea
1358(1)
The Bishop Orders His Tomb at Saint Praxed's Church
1359(3)
Meeting at Night
1362(1)
Parting at Morning
1362(1)
A Toccata of Galuppi's
1363(2)
Memorabilia
1365(1)
Love among the Ruins
1365(2)
``Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came''
1367(6)
Fra Lippo Lippi
1373(9)
The Last Ride Together
1382(3)
Andrea del Sarto
1385(5)
Two in the Campagna
1390(2)
A Gramarian's Funeral
1392(4)
An Epistle Containing the Strange Medical Experience of Karshish, the Arab Physician
1396(6)
Caliban upon Setebos
1402(7)
Prospiace
1409(1)
Abt Vogler
1410(3)
Rabbi Ben Ezra
1413(5)
Emily Bronte (1818-1848)
1418(7)
I'm Happiest When Most Away
1419(1)
The Night-Wind
1420(1)
Remembrance
1421(1)
Stars
1421(2)
The Prisone. A Fragment
1423(1)
No Coward Soul Is Mine
1424(1)
John Ruskin (1819-1900)
1425(26)
Modern Painters
1428(4)
[A Definition of Greatness in Art]
1428(1)
[``The Slave Ship'']
1429(1)
From Of the Pathetic Fallacy
1430(2)
The Stones of Venice
1432(11)
[The Savageness of Gothic Architecture]
1432(11)
The Storm-Cloud of the Nineteenth Century
1443(8)
Lecture 1
1443(8)
Arthur Hugh Clough (1819-1861)
1451(3)
Epi-strauss-ium
1452(1)
The Latest Decalogue
1452(1)
Say Not the Struggle Nought Availeth
1453(1)
George Eliot (1819-1880)
1454(17)
Margaret Fuller and Mary Wollstonecraft
1456(5)
Silly Novels by Lady Novelists
1461(8)
The Mill on the Floss
1469(2)
Book First. Boy and Girl
1469(1)
Chapter 1. Outside Dorlcote Mill
1469(2)
Matthew Arnold (1822-1888)
1471(87)
The Forsaken Merman
1475(3)
Isolation. To Marguerite
1478(1)
To Marguerite---Continued
1479(1)
The Buried Life
1480(2)
Memorial Verses
1482(2)
Lines Written in Kensington Gardens
1484(1)
The Scholar Gypsy
1485(7)
Dover Beach
1492(1)
Stanzas from the Grande Chartreuse
1493(5)
Thyrsis
1498(6)
Preface to Poems (1853)
1504(10)
From The Function of Criticism at the Present Time
1514(14)
Culture and Anarchy
1528(6)
From Chapter 1. Sweetness and Light
1528(2)
From Chapter 2. Doing As One Likes
1530(2)
From Chapter 5. Porro Unum Est Necessarium
1532(2)
From The Study of Poetry
1534(11)
Literature and Science
1545(13)
Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895)
1558(12)
Science and Culture
1559(7)
[The Values of Education in the Sciences]
1559(7)
Agnosticism and Christianity
1566(4)
[Agnosticism Defined]
1566(4)
George Meredith (1828-1909)
1570(3)
Modern Love
1570(2)
(``By this he knew she wept with waking eyes'')
1570(1)
(``It ended, and the morrow brought the task'')
1571(1)
(``At dinner, she is hostess, I am host'')
1571(1)
(``He found her by the ocean's moaning verge'')
1572(1)
(``Thus piteously Love closed what he begat'')
1572(1)
Lucifer in Starlight
1572(1)
Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882)
1573(10)
The Blessed Damozel
1574(4)
My Sister's Sleep
1578(1)
The Woodspurge
1579(1)
The House of Life
1580(3)
The Sonnet
1580(1)
Nuptial Sleep
1580(1)
Silent Noon
1581(1)
Soul's Beauty
1581(1)
Body's Beauty
1581(1)
A Superscription
1582(1)
The One Hope
1582(1)
Christiana Rossetti (1830-1894)
1583(22)
Song (``She sat and sang alway'')
1584(1)
Song (``When I am dead, my dearest'')
1584(1)
After Death
1585(1)
Dead before Death
1585(1)
Cobwebs
1585(1)
A Triad
1586(1)
In an Artist's Studio
1586(1)
A Birthday
1587(1)
An Apple-Gathering
1587(1)
Winter: My Secret
1588(1)
Up-Hill
1589(1)
Goblin Market
1589(12)
``No, Thank You, John''
1601(1)
Promises Like Pie-Crust
1602(1)
In Progress
1603(1)
A Life's Parallels
1603(1)
Later Life
1603(1)
17 (``Something this foggy day, a something which'')
1603(1)
Cardinal Newman
1604(1)
Sleeping at Last
1604(1)
William Morris (1834-1896)
1605(16)
The Defense of Guenevere
1606(8)
The Hystack in the Floods
1614(4)
How I Became a Socialist
1618(3)
Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909)
1621(15)
Choruses from Atalanta in Calydon
1623(2)
When the Hounds of Spring
1623(1)
Before the Beginning of Years
1624(1)
Hymn to Proserpine
1625(3)
The Garden of Proserpine
1628(3)
Ave Atque Vale
1631(5)
Walter Pater (1839-1894)
1636(12)
The Renaissance
1638(7)
Preface
1638(3)
[``La Gioconda'']
1641(1)
Conclusion
1642(3)
Appreciations
1645(3)
From Style
1645(3)
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889)
1648(14)
God's Grandeur
1651(1)
The Starlight Night
1651(1)
As Kingfishers Catch Fire
1652(1)
Spring
1652(1)
The Windhover
1652(1)
Pied Beauty
1653(1)
Hurrahing in Harvest
1653(1)
Binsey Poplars
1654(1)
Duns Scotus's Oxford
1654(1)
Felix Randal
1655(1)
Spring and Fall: to a young child
1655(1)
[Carrion Comfort]
1656(1)
No Worst, There Is None
1657(1)
I Wake and Feel the Feel of Dark, Not Day
1657(1)
That Nature Is a Heraclitean Fire
1658(1)
Thou Art Indeed Just, Lord
1658(1)
From Journal
1659(3)
LIGHT VERSE 1662(17)
Edward Lear (1812-1888)
1662(4)
Limerick (``There was an Old Man who supposed'')
1663(1)
How Pleasant to Know Mr. Lear
1663(1)
The Jumblies
1664(1)
Cold Are the Crabs
1665(1)
Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)
1666(8)
Jabberwocky
1666(1)
[Humpty Dumpty's Explication of Jabberwocky]
1667(1)
The White Knight's Song
1668(2)
The Walrus and the Carpenter
1670(2)
The Hunting of the Snark
1672(2)
The Baker's Tale
1672(2)
W. S. Gilbert (1836-1911)
1674(5)
When I, Good Friends, Was Called to the Bar
1675(1)
If You're Anxious for to Shine in the High Aesthetic Line
1676(2)
When Britain Really Ruled the Waves
1678(1)
VICTORIAN ISSUES 1679(61)
Evolution
1679(17)
Charles Darwin: The Origin of Species
1679(7)
Struggle for Existence
1679(3)
Recapitulation and Conclusion
1682(4)
The Descent of Man
1686(4)
Charles Darwin
[Natural Selection and Sexual Selection]
1686(4)
The Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley
1690(3)
Leonard Huxley
[The Huxley-Wilberforce Debate at Oxford]
1690(3)
Father and Son
1693(3)
Sir Edmund Gosse
[The Dilemma of the Fundamentalist and Scientist]
1694(2)
Industrialism: Progress or Decline?
1696(23)
A Review of Southey's Colloquies
1697(5)
Thomas Babington Macaulay
[Evidence of Progress]
1697(5)
From The Great Towns
1702(8)
Friedrich Engels
Alton Locke
1710(1)
Charles Kingsley
[A London Slum]
1710(1)
Hard Times
1711(1)
Charles Dickens
[Coketown]
1711(1)
Anonymous: Poverty Knock
1712(2)
London Labour and the London Poor
1714(1)
Henry Mayhew
[Boy Inmate of the Casual Wards]
1714(1)
The ``White Slavery'' of London Match Workers
1715(2)
Annie Besant
A Living Wage for Factory Girls at Crewe
1717(2)
Ada Nield Chew
The ``Woman Question'': The Victorian Debate About Gender
1719(21)
The Women of England: Their Social Duties and Domestic Habits
1721(2)
Sarah Stickney Ellis
[Disinterested Kindness]
1721(2)
The Angel in the House
1723(2)
Coventry Patmore
The Paragon
1723(2)
From Autobiography
1725(3)
Harriet Martineau
Anonymous: The Great Social Evil
1728(4)
A Woman's Thoughts about Women
1732(2)
Dinah Maria Mulock
[Something to Do]
1732(2)
Cassandra
1734(4)
Florence Nightingale
[Nothing to Do]
1734(4)
The Queen's Reign
1738(2)
Walter Besant
[The Transformation of Women's Status between 1837 and 1897]
1738(2)
THE NINETIES 1740(2)
Michael Field (Katherine Bradley: 1846-1914; and Edith Cooper: 1862-1913)
1742(4)
[Maids, not to you my mind doth change]
1742(1)
[A girl]
1743(1)
Unbosoming
1743(1)
[It was deep April, and the morn]
1744(1)
To Christina Rossetti
1744(1)
Nests in Elms
1745(1)
Eros
1745(1)
William Ernest Henley (1849-1903)
1746(1)
In Hospital
1746(1)
Invictus
1747(1)
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
1747(61)
Impression du Matin
1749(1)
Helas
1749(1)
E Tenebris
1750(1)
The Harlot's House
1750(2)
The Critic as Artist
1752(8)
[Criticism Itself an Art]
1752(8)
Preface to The Picture of Dorian Gray
1760(1)
The Importance of Being Earnest
1761(44)
From De Profundis
1805(3)
Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
1808(48)
Mrs. Warren's Profession
1810(46)
Francis Thompson (1859-1907)
1856(5)
The Hound of Heaven
1857(4)
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge (1861-1907)
1861(2)
The Other Side of a Mirror
1861(1)
The Witch
1862(1)
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)
1863(31)
The Man Who Would Be King
1865(23)
Danny Deever
1888(1)
The Widow at Windsor
1889(1)
The Ladies
1890(2)
Recessional
1892(1)
The Hyenas
1893(1)
Ernest Dowson (1867-1900)
1894(1)
Cynara
1894(1)
They Are Not Long
1895(1)
Carthusians
1895
POEMS IN PROCESS 1(22)
William Blake
2(2)
The Tyger
2(2)
William Wordsworth
4(1)
She dwelt among the untrodden ways
4(1)
Lord Byron
5(1)
Don Juan
5(1)
Canto 3, Stanza 9
5(1)
Canto 14, Stanza 95
6(1)
Percy Bysshe Shelley
6(3)
O World, O Life, O Time
7(2)
John Keats
9(2)
The Eve of St. Agnes
9(1)
To Autumn
10(1)
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
11(4)
The Lady of Shalott
11(3)
Tithonus
14(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
15(1)
Thou art indeed just, Lord
15(1)
William Butler Yeats
15(6)
The Sorrow of Love
16(1)
Leda and the Swan
17(2)
After Long Silence
19(2)
D. H. Lawrence
21(2)
The Piano
21(2)
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHIES 23(12)
Suggested General Readings
23(2)
The Victorian Age
25(10)
GEOGRAPHIC NOMENCLATURE 35(1)
MAP: London in the 19th and 20th Centuries 36(1)
BRITISH MONEY 37(3)
THE BRITISH BARONAGE 40(5)
The Royal Lines of England and Great Britain
42(3)
RELIGIONS IN ENGLAND 45(2)
POETIC FORMS AND LITERARY TERMINOLOGY 47(17)
Permissions Acknowledgments 64(1)
Index 65

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